UNIT 5. NUCLEAR PHYSICS
1. Holding the Nucleus Together
- Define binding energy of the nucleus.
- Relate the energy released in a nuclear reaction to the
change in binding energy during the reaction.
2. Using Nuclear Energy
- Define how radioactive isotopes can be artificially produced
- Solve nuclear equations.
- Define nuclear fission and chain reaction.
- Describe the operation of one or more types of nuclear
- Describe the fusion process.