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Berthalamu
 2 years ago
If you were asked to design the most efficient nuclear fission reactor possible, what ratio of U235 to U238 would you use? Explain why?
Berthalamu
 2 years ago
If you were asked to design the most efficient nuclear fission reactor possible, what ratio of U235 to U238 would you use? Explain why?

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abb0t
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.170:30 ratio respectively. 70% U235 and 30% U238 because I wouldn’t be able to control the reactor if the whole reaction happened at once. If I was making a bomb, I would make it to be that there are no U238 nuclei and use all U235. The U238 would get int he way of the reaction.
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