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The half-life of a first order reaction is determined to be 92.0 years. How long will it take for the concentration of the reactant to reach 2% of its initial value?

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  1. (1/2)^n = .02
    n ln .5 = ln .02
    n = -3.91/-.693
    n = 5.644 half lives
    times 92 = 519 years

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    posted by Damon
  2. 92.0 years X (multiply) with 5.64386

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