Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 30 - Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity - Misconceptual Questions: 4

Answer

Choice E.

Work Step by Step

The Coulomb repulsive force makes the protons in the nucleus repel each other, but the strong nuclear force is attractive and overpowers the repulsive EM force.
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