Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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

Chapter 31 - Nuclear Energy; Effects and Uses of Radiation - Questions: 13

Answer

To prevent the possibility of radioactive leakage.

Work Step by Step

The water in the primary system flows through the reactor core and could be contaminated with radioactive materials. The secondary system isolates these materials from the environment.
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