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anonymous
 2 years ago
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One gram of a living plant containing Carbon14, decays at about 16 disintegrations per minute. It is found that one gram of a dead plant decays at 1 disintegration per minute. The halflife of Carbon14 is about 5500 years. Calculate the probable age of the plant.
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anonymous
 2 years ago
Help! One gram of a living plant containing Carbon14, decays at about 16 disintegrations per minute. It is found that one gram of a dead plant decays at 1 disintegration per minute. The halflife of Carbon14 is about 5500 years. Calculate the probable age of the plant. Thank you.

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anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0U see the activity has reduced.. !! from that can u calculate how much time has elapsed there is some connection between intial activity Ao and activity A after a time t, you know what that connectio is?

anonymous
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Then you better study that expression madam its the most important thing about radioactivity!!
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