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Nuclear Chemistry AssignmentAssigned on:November 26 ,2012 ( e mail sent out to yahoo groups Nov 25, 2012. Posted on line Nov 26,2012)Due date: No Later Than January 21, 2012You are responsibleto get the assignment to me bythe due date. Assignment WILL NOT BEACCEPTED past the due date NO MATTER WHAT!! It is your responsibility to get the assignment to meby the due date. Plan for contingencies. DO NOT wait till the last minute to finish the assignment.Since I am going to be very strict about the due date, it would be better if you turn in the assignment a fewdays ahead of time.The topic on nuclear chemistry is assigned as a DO ON YOUR OWN assignment. Write a report onconcepts of nuclearChemistry .Your report should include the following1.Describe fundamental nuclear particles .2.List the different types of nuclear reactions with examples.3.Define radioactivity , derive half life equation and solve a few problems involving half lives ofradioactive isotopes.4.Describe nuclear reactors5.Define fission and fusion reactions. Give few examples of fission and fusion reactions.6.Define nuclear binding energy and explain why fission and fusion reactions produce enormous amountsof energy.7.Discuss the use of nuclear energy for peaceful and destructive purposes.
As you work on your paper, do relevant sections from the practice MC test and the free response questions.24• Nuclear ChemistryP R A C T I C ET E S T
1.Henri Becquerel was best known for:
2.Marie Sklodowska Curie was best known for:
3.Iodine-131 undergoes "beta decay".What other particle is produced?

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Term
Fall
Professor
Srinivas,Bharathl
Tags
Radioactive Dating, Nuclear Chemistry, Radioactive Decay, Nuclear Fission, AP Chemistry, decay, nuclear binding energy

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