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Determine the speed at which the proton must be moving in order to get within 1.2X10 -15 m of the helium-3

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Helium -3
Nudeus
+e
3m
+2e
Proton moves from an as distance to r = 1.2 x 10-i'm
Initial gravitational potential energy , U.. = - GIMm = 0
do
Final gravitational potential energy , Ur = - GMm...

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