Sputnik's Accomplishments Of The Space Race

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The space race had a lot of accomplishments on both sides, the U.S and the Soviet Union. They were all important to get an upper hand on one another but what was so Important about them. Three of those accomplishments was Sputnik, the moon landing and the first rocket to ever reach outer space.

In the space race, the first Important accomplishment was created by the Soviet Union. For example, "Soviet Union launched the earth's first artificial satellite"(www.state.gov). According to text "The Soviet launch of the first Sputnik satellite was one accomplishment in a string of technological successes"(www.state.gov). Then, Sputnik was such important that there was a lot of people who were surprised by it, for example, "The Sputnik launch