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The isotope Cobalt-60 has a nuclear mass of 59.933820 u Calculate the Mass Defect of Cobalt-60 using the following information. Mass of Proton: 1.007825 u Mass of Neutron: 1.008665 u 1 u = 931.5 MeV

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  1. vinnv226
    • 2 years ago
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    Answered this here - http://openstudy.com/study#/updates/51d1f760e4b0befebdae8a0a

  2. murrcat
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    Sorry I asked the wrong question here, I meant it to be

  3. murrcat
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    The isotope Cobalt-60 has a nuclear mass of 59.933820 u Calculate the Binding Energy of Cobalt-60 using the following information. Mass of Proton: 1.007825 u Mass of Neutron: 1.008665 u 1 u = 931.5 MeV

  4. chenping
    • 2 years ago
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    Binding energy= Mass Defect/proton number. As calculated by vinn, .5634u×931.5MeV/u=524.8071MeV 524.8071/27= 19.4343 MeV

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