End of the War in the Pacific

During the US occupation of Japan after World War II, Japan’s military was
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retrained by the US military.
used to help rebuild cities.

Who was in charge of US forces in Japan following World War II?
General MacArthur

How did changes that the US made affect Japan’s economy after World War II?
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Japan had to rely on the US for economic support.

Japan had to rely on the US for economic support.

Which statement best describes the Manhattan Project during World War II?
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It was a large project that only employed a small number of people at two different sites.

It was a large project that only employed a small number of people at two different sites.
continuing to fight the war the same way.

Which caused the US Army to take over atomic research in the early 1940s?
the US entry into World War II

What was a major concern of scientists who left Nazi Germany for the United States before World War II?
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They did not think Germany wanted to develop nuclear weapons.

Which scientist is often called the “father of the atomic bomb” because of his work as the head of the Manhattan Project?
Robert Oppenheimer

Changes made by the United States after World War II affected the agricultural system in Japan by
allowing farmers to buy the land they farmed.

Supporters of using the atomic bomb against Japan believed it would
save American lives.

How did the US change the government of Japan after World War II?
It created a democratic government.

What did the Einstein-Szilard letter warn President Roosevelt about in 1939?
that Germany was researching nuclear weapons

What was the result of the Trinity Test in 1945?
Scientists realized how powerful the nuclear bomb was.

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