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Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
ISBN: 9781938168000
Textbook Problem

Radioactivity depends on the nucleus and not the atom or its chemical state. Why, then, is one kilogram of uranium more radioactive than one kilogram of uranium hexafluoride?

To determine

That one kilogram of uranium more radioactive than one kilogram of uranium hexafluoride.

Explanation

In 1 kg of uranium number of uranium atoms is more compared to 1 kg of uranium hexafluoride, because uranium hexafluoride also has fluorine in it. That is why uranium hexafluoride is less radioactive compared to uranium...

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