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Posted by Ashley on Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 7:04pm.

The disintegration of a radioisotope, such as I-131 to Xe-131, is another example of a first-order reaction.
It has a half-life of 8.0 days.

I-131 -> Xe-131 + e

If you start with 1.40 g I-131, how many grams of I-131 will be left after the following days?

08 days: g,
16 days: g,
20 days: g,
24 days: g,
30 days: g
32 days: g
47 days: g

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