Question

A radioactive nucleus is leing produed at a constant rate  per second. Its decay constant is λ. If No. are the number of nuclei at time t = 0, then  themanimum no, of nuclei

Solution

Correct option is

 

Manimum  number of nuclei will be present, when rate of decay = rate of formation

          

          

SIMILAR QUESTIONS

Q1

The nucleus  decays by -emission. Write down the decay equation and determine the maximum kinetic energy of the emitted electron. The atomic masses of  are 22.994466 u and 22.989770 u respectively.

Q2

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Q3

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Q4

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Q5

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Q6

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Q7

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Q8

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Q9

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Q10

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