Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Part 7 - Multiple-Choice Practice Exam: 23

Answer

Compared with the mass of a uranium atom undergoing fission, the combined masses of the products after fission are less.

Work Step by Step

The "missing mass" was converted into energy. This is discussed on page 645.
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