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    Calculating energy released due to fission of heavy nucleus into equal nuclei

    1.*The problem*statement, all variables and given/known data There is this university exam question:Draw the nuclear binding energy curve and and show that energy is released when a heavy nucleus of*A> 200breaks up into two nearly equal fragments. 2. Relevant equations See below. 3. The...
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    Why electrons can't remain inside the nucleus?

    I am trying to solve this question," Why electrons can't remain inside the nucleus?"I am trying to mention three points here- 1.Nuclear size 2.Nuclear spin 3.Nuclear magnetic moment For the third part,I think I am pretty clear about it since the magnetic moment of electron is 1836 times greater...