Moon Landing: Why was Neil Armstrong the first man on the moon? – Lingohack



Why was Neil Armstrong the first man on the moon? This week is the anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landings. Find out why Neil Armstrong and not Buzz Aldrin or Michael Collins, was first to walk on the moon.

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Why was Neil Armstrong first?

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qualified – having the correct, officially recognised training
a (man) of many talents – a person who has a range of skills and abilities
broad viewpoint – balanced judgement based on wide-ranging knowledge
broad exposure – wide range of experiences
representative – the person chosen to act on behalf of a group or organisation

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