Students will learn what is meant by half life and how to solve problems involving radioactive decay.
The decay constant is explained. The connection between the decay constant and the half-life time is also explicitly worked out.
The half-life formula is explained and an example problem is worked out.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Half Life.
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