Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Complete Fission and Energy

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    If each fission of a 235nucleons 92protonsU nucleus releases about 2.0e2 MeV of energy, determine the energy (in joules) released by the complete fissioning of 0.9 gram of 235nucleons 92protonsU.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:56 pm ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Preview

    Energy per fission = 200 MeV = 200 * 1.6022*e-13 Joules

    Solution Summary

    The solution uses simple, easy-to-understand equations to find the answer to the question posed about fission reaction emissions energy.