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In a nuclear power plant, heat created by _______ is used to generate steam which drives a turbine that produces electricity. An example of this type of reaction is _______.
a. nuclear fission, 235U + 1n → 142Ba + 91Kr + 31n
b. nuclear fusion, 2H + 3H → 4He + 1n
c. nuclear fusion, 235U + 1n → 142Ba + 91Kr + 31n
d. nuclear fission, 2H + 3H → 4He + 1n
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