Problem solving tips
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Nuclei

- Want to score better marks in exams? Have a look at some problem solving tips.
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Tip 1: Completing Nuclear Reactions
Predicting reaction products can be an easy task if one knows the reaction pathways. But how can you deduce products/reactants in a reaction if you don't know the reaction pathway. Follow these simple tips to help complete any nuclear reaction.
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Tip 2: Multiple Decay Problems
In cases where a radioactive nuclide undergoes multiple decays how will you deduce the final product? Lets first tabulate the possible spontaneous decay pathways for a radioactive nuclide.
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Let us delineate the changes that happen within a nucleus for each decay scheme.
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