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Choose the BEST answer to the following.

The equation that most underlies energy release in nuclear events is

(a) E = hf.

(b) E = = 1/2 mv2

(c) E = Fd

(c) E = mc2

 

 

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Step 1

The equation in option (a) gives the energy of a photon.

Step 2

The option (b) gives the equation for the kinetic energy.

Step 3

The option (c) gives the equat...

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