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Unformatted text preview: rate constant; ln (N/N o ) = - k t ; half-life; k = ln 2 / t 1/2 Carbon dating Artificial nuclear reactions; balancing equations; predicting the types of particles involved The amount of energy produced in nuclear reactions Predicting fusion/fission based on N.B.E./nucleon Units for degree of radioactivity Damage of radioactivity to biological matter Units of absorption of a dose ( Gy, rads ) Quality factors Units for biological damage ( rem ) Main mechanism for killing cells...
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