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What is the activity of a 18.9 μCi sample of carbon-14 in becquerels?

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  1. There are 3.7E10 dps/Ci
    1 Bq = 1 dps.
    So 18.9 uCi will be
    18.9E-6 Ci.
    (3.7E10 dps/1 Ci) x 18.9E-6 Ci = ? dps
    Since 1 Bq = 1 dps, then ? dps = ? Bq
    Check out my thinking.

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