Asked in Nuclear Weapons, US Congress
In 1946 congress placed nuclear weapons research under civilian control with passage of the?
A. Atomic Energy Act B. Containment Act C. Baruch Amendment D. Weapons Research Act The answer is A. Atomic Energy Act ...
What did the Federal Government have to decide about the Atomic Energy Act that was passed on August 1 1946?
How Atomic energy should be used in peacetime and during a war.
Asked in History of the United States
What did the federal government decide about the atomic energy act passed on August 1 1946?
how atomic energy could be used during peacemaking and during war
Asked in Nuclear Energy
What is difference between atomic and nuclear energy?
Atomic energy is really a misnomer for nuclear energy. It is the fissioning of the nucleus which causes energy to be released. At the atomic level we are dealing with chemical reactions, but in the early days people did talk of atomic power and atomic bombs. ...
Asked in Chemistry
How are atomic radii and ionization energy related?
Atomic radius is inversely proportional to first ionization energy As Atomic radius INCREASE, Ionization energy DECREASE ...
Asked in Physics, Chemistry, Nuclear Energy
Is nuclear energy also called Atomic energy?
Yes, but the reverse is not always true. Nuclear energy is also called atomic energy, but the term atomic energy can also refer to the energy from the weak nuclear force, or it can mean the energy of radioactive decay (at the atomic level), or it can mean the energy that hold atoms together in molecules. ...
Asked in Chemistry, Atoms and Atomic Structure
The atomic energy act of 1954?
The Atomic Energy Act of 1954, 42 U.S.C. § 2011 et seq., is a United States federal law that is, according to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, "the fundamental U.S. law on both the civilian and the military uses of nuclear materials."  It covers the laws for the "development and the regulation of the uses of nuclear materials and facilities in the United States."  It was an amendment to the Atomic Energy Act of 1946 and substantially refined certain aspects of...