This bundle of Power Point Presentations includes 69 slides of information that teach the following objectives:
-Explain how an unstable nucleus releases energy.
-Differentiate between chemical and nuclear reactions.
-Identify the three types of nuclear radiation and their properties.
-Identify the factor that nuclear stability is dependent on.
-Calculate the half-life for a given radioisotope.
-Calculate how much of a radioisotope remains after a given amount of time.
-Identify and explain two ways in which transmutations can occur.
-Balance nuclear reactions.
-Describe what happens in a nuclear chain reaction.
-Differentiate between fission and fusion reactions.
-Identify examples of how radioisotopes are used in everyday life.
The Power Points are separated into sequential order and chunked for easier student understanding. The slides are fully editable and contains great visuals to aids and step-by-step examples!