University Physics with Modern Physics (14th Edition)

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Chapter 44 - Particle Physics and Cosmology - Problems - Exercises - Page 1520: 44.22


62 MeV.

Work Step by Step

The kinetic energy comes from the mass-energy decrease between the starting particle and the final particles. Use data from Table 44.3. $$1672 MeV-1116 MeV-493.7 MeV= 62 MeV$$ The KE release is 62 MeV.
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