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Beta decay - Wikipedia

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In nuclear physics, beta decay is a type of radioactive decay in which a beta ray and a neutrino are emitted from an atomic nucleus. For example, beta decay of a  ...

ChemTeam: Writing Alpha and Beta Equations

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Writing Alpha and Beta Decay Equations. Return to ... Check it and compare the three points to the example. ... Here is an example of a beta decay equation:.

Beta Decay Examples - HyperPhysics

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Cobalt-60. The cobalt-60 isotope undergoes beta decay with a half-life of 5.272 years. Cobalt-60 decays to Nickel-60 plus an electron and an electron ...

Beta Decay - Beta Decay Examples - SoftSchools

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Beta Decay : Radioactive decay involves the spontaneous splitting of heavy unstable isotopes. The isotope splits to create two or more stable particles. One of ...

Beta Decay - ChemTeacher

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Radionuclide therapy (RNT) or radiotherapy is a cancer treatment that works by utilizing beta decay. Lutetium-177 or yttrium-90 is attached to a molecule and ...

Beta Decay, Beta Decay Equation, Beta Decay Example | Chemistry ...

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The second kind of radioactive decay called beta decay, involves the emission of an electron. The simplest kind of beta decay that one can observe is for a ...

Beta Decay Nuclear Reaction Example Problem

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This example problem demonstrates how to write a nuclear reaction process involving beta decay. Problem: An atom of <sup>138</sup>I53 undergoes β decay and ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Nuclear equations - Higher tier

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For example, radon decays into polonium when it emits an alpha particle. Here is the ... In beta decay, a neutron changes into a proton plus an electron.

Lesson 43: Alpha, Beta, & Gamma Decay - Studyphysics

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Example 1: The iridium-168 isotope is known to go through alpha decays. Write out a .... Example 3: Write out the beta negative decay reaction for calcium-46.

Beta Decay.pdf

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mass parabola (Figure 3.18, for example) of constant A and to approach the .... Positive' beta decay and electron capture both lead from the initial nucleus.