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Homework Help: Chemistry

Posted by Michelle on Friday, March 1, 2013 at 3:39am.

There are several technological applications for the transuranium elements (Z > 92). An important one is in smoke detectors, which can use the decay of a tiny amount of americium-241 to neptunium-237.What subatomic particle is emitted from that decay process? Write a balanced nuclear equation for this process.

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