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When U238 decays into Pb206 via alpha and beta decay, what are the byproducts of the decay?

A. 8 alpha particles and 6 beta rays.

B. 8 alpha particles, 6 electrons, 6 neutrinos, and energy

C. 16 alpha particles, 16 beta rays, and energy

D. 16 deuterons and 6 electrons.

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