What Is the Half Life of Uranium?


The half life of uranium 232 is 68.8 years and 99.6 years in lifetime. Uranium 238 has a half-life of 4.46 billion years and uranium 235 has a half-life of 704 billion years. Natural uranium usually consists of three isotopes which include: uranium-238, uranium-235, and uranium-234. All the uranium isotopes are radioactive.
Q&A Related to "What Is the Half Life of Uranium"
Naturally occurring uranium is a mixture of three isotopes. The most abundant (greater than 99%) and most stable is uranium-238 (half-life 4.5 x 109 years); also present are uranium
Uranium-238, the most prevalent isotope in uranium ore, has a half-life of
8.02 days.
The half-life of uranium-238 is about 4.5 billion years,
1 Additional Answer
Half life means the time required for half of the atoms to decay in a radioactive substance. The half life of Uranium is as old as 4.5 billion years.
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