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Team Moon

Team Moon

Introduction

Read Team Moon by Catherine Thimmesh and then answer the questions on this sheet.


What is the major difference between science and technology?

 

 

How do science and technology interact with each other in a project of this kind?

 

 

What were some of the design constraints of the Apollo 11 mission?

 

 

What kinds of science and technology were required to be able to complete a successful moon landing?

 

 

In which ways did science and technology evolve since the early 1900s that would eventually lead to space flight?

 

 

Why were 400,000 people required to make the Apollo 11 mission a success?

 

 

What would be some of the challenges of a project that requires 400,000 people?

 

 

What are some of the risks involved in a space mission?

 

 

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