Classroom Activity

APOLLO-SOYUZ TEST PROJECT
 
Human Geography

Key Topic: Political Geography

Students will learn about the collaboration of the United States and the Soviet Union during the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project. Students will analyze the centrifugal and centripetal forces that were evident during the time frame as they explain the relationship the United States had with the Soviet Union regarding Space Exploration.

Students will
  • analyze the change from competition to cooperation regarding space exploration between the United States and the Soviet Union; and
  • identify and explain the centrifugal and centripetal forces involved in American-Soviet interactions during the Apollo era.


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Related Resources
> WEBSITE: NASA History Division: Apollo-Soyuz Test Project