Problem: Consider the nuclear fusion reaction 31H + 21H → 42He + 10n. The atomic masses involved are as follows:M(42He) = 4.0026 u              M( 31H) = 3.0160 uM(21H) = 2.0141 u                M(  10n) = 1.0087 uWhat is the Q-value of the reaction?

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Consider the nuclear fusion reaction 31H + 21H → 42He + 10n. The atomic masses involved are as follows:

M(42He) = 4.0026 u              M( 31H) = 3.0160 u
M(21H) = 2.0141 u                M(  10n) = 1.0087 u

What is the Q-value of the reaction?

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