could someone explain why neutrons are not included in the calculation for part bii ???
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physics confusion with fission question watch
- Thread Starter
- 01-06-2016 10:03
- 02-06-2016 14:43
Because energy released is the mass defect. The total mass of the daughter atoms after is smaller than before, so mass must have been lost in that process, and since mass and energy are related, you get energy released.