Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change 7th Edition

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 007351117X
ISBN 13: 978-0-07351-117-7

Chapter 24 - Problems: 24.73

Answer

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Work Step by Step

Nuclear binding energy is the energy which holds the nucleus. Energy is needed to bring the nucleons to form nucleus. Energy is released when a nuclide forms from nucleons. Energy is absorbed to break nucleons and released nucleons when they come together.
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