ch43-p016 - 16. (a) Consider the process 239 U + n 140 Ce +...

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Z f Z i = Z Ce + Z Ru Z U = 58 + 44 – 92 = 10. Thus the number of beta-decay events is 10. (b) Using Table 37-3, the energy released in this fission process is Qmmm m m c ne =+ = () (. . . . ( . UC
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