University Physics with Modern Physics (14th Edition)

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Chapter 43 - Nuclear Physics - Problems - Exercises - Page 1477: 43.42


18.4 MeV.

Work Step by Step

Use the atomic masses given in the chapter to calculate the mass defect. (3.016u+2.0141u)-(4.00260u+1.00783u)=0.0197u. This equals an energy of 18.4 MeV.
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