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Problem 21.76

Suppose you had a detection device that could count every decay event from a radioactive sample of plutonium-239 ( is 24,000 yr). How many counts per second would you obtain from a sample containing 0.385 g of plutonium-239?

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Chapter 4  Stoichiometry The balanced equation for a reaction will tell you the relative numbers of the reactants and products, but in the lab we can't count out molecules to do a reaction, we can only weigh out the masses of the reactants and products. The following method can be used to calculate the amounts (in grams) of reactants needed and the amounts (in...

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Textbook: Chemistry: The Central Science
Edition: 12
Author: Theodore E. Brown; H. Eugene LeMay; Bruce E. Bursten; Catherine Murphy; Patrick Woodward
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