Student Behavioral Objectives
The student will:
- trace the energy transfers that occur in a nuclear power reactor from the binding energy of the nuclei to the electricity that leaves the plant.
- define the term “breeder reactor.”
- list some medical uses of nuclear energy.
Timing, Standards, Activities
Timing and California Standards
Number of 60 min periods
Applications of Nuclear Energy
Activities for Lesson 7
1. Radioactivity Worksheet
1. Facts and Myths About Civilian Nuclear Power Plants
Answers for Applications of Nuclear Energy (L7) Review Questions
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