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watermelon14
 2 years ago
The process by which weak nuclear forces in carbon14 isotopes transform a neutron into a proton while releasing an electron is called
alpha decay
beta decay
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absolute dating
I think it is beta decay @genius12
watermelon14
 2 years ago
The process by which weak nuclear forces in carbon14 isotopes transform a neutron into a proton while releasing an electron is called alpha decay beta decay relative dating absolute dating I think it is beta decay @genius12

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genius12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1In betadecay, the atom shoots out an electron. If you think about it, a neutron is the composition of an electron and a proton. That's why it 'neutral'. When an electron is shot, that neutron now becomes a proton and released electron is the beta particle. @watermelon14

genius12
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Now we can get in to the details of betanegative/positive decay but I'll leave that for now.

watermelon14
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes! Thank very very much!!:)
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