Dbq 11 Significance

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“You couldn’t feel that there was any safer place in the world”. An examination of primary and secondary sources will reveal the historical significance of this event. Many Americans still feel bad as a result to the attacks. People were nervous about losing more family members as a result to the attacks. Many people say that they feel foolish worrying about terrorist. After the attacks people began to think. Asking their selves what would be the next spot. Some hijackers bought tickets and everything else with their own money. Leaving evidence for us to find who they work for. At airports, many security problems accrued. People across the country watching all of it happen felt the exact same way as the people right in front of the buildings.…show more content…
Unbelievably a plane was hijacked after those three crashes. We believe it was headed for the White House. The passengers had forced the plane to crash so there wouldn’t have been any more lives taken. Although the passengers knew they would die either way. People were jumping from 100 floors up. Because they didn’t want to burn to death from the fire. They would have died either way. Those who had found themselves below the crash in the tower, were in the “mouth of hell’. Ash and smoke everywhere outside of the towers. Below the tower debris was falling everywhere. The 1st plane was sensed before it was heard. Sensing danger, the dogs had lifted their heads. Those in the north tower, below the crash, rushed to the ground. 343 firefighters and 60 police officers were killed on the day of 9-11. The age range of killed victims were 2-85 years old. In Washington at the Pentagon, 184 people were killed. Around $500,000 was estimated the costs to plan the attack. To pick up 1.8 million tons of debris, it took 3.1 million hours and had cost $750 million to clean all of the debris up. Terrorist were taking flight lessons and lived in the U.S. for over a year. 19 terrorists were involved in this
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