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Solution: The mass of a 40Ca atom is 39.962591 u. What is the nuclear binding energy for this atom? (a) 34.846 MeV (b) 331.83 MeV (c) 342.05 MeV (d) 3.3003 x 107 MeV (e) 3.3003 x 1016 Mev

Problem

The mass of a 40Ca atom is 39.962591 u. What is the nuclear binding energy for this atom?

(a) 34.846 MeV

(b) 331.83 MeV

(c) 342.05 MeV

(d) 3.3003 x 107 MeV

(e) 3.3003 x 1016 Mev