Lesson: Beta Decay Physics
In this lesson, we will learn how to solve nuclear equations involving beta decay.
The nuclear equation shows how carbon decays to nitrogen via beta decay. What is the value of in the equation?
The nuclear equation shows how argon decays to potassium via beta decay. What is the value of in the equation?
Calcium-40 is created through the beta decay of potassium, as in the following nuclear equation: What are the values of and in the equation?