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College Physics

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Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
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College Physics

1st Edition
Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
Publisher: OpenStax College
ISBN: 9781938168000

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Chapter 31, Problem 5CQ
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What is the source of the energy emitted in radioactive decay? Identify an earlier conservation law, and describe how it was modi?ed to take such processes into account.

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