UNIT 16 SYLLABUS

 

I.       Radioactivity

          A.      Natural Transmutations

                   1.       Alpha Emission

                   2.       Beta Emission

                   3.       Positron Emission

                   4.       Gamma Emission

          B.       Artificial Transmutations

          C.       Half-Life

 

II.      Fission

          A.      Definition & Examples

          B.       Nuclear Power Plants

 

III.     Fusion

          A.      Definition & Examples

          B.       Problems

 

IV.     Radioactive Waste

 

V.       Uses of Radioisotopes