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The knowledge of half-life can be used to


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The knowledge of half-life can be used to

Options

A) create an element

B) detect an element

C) spilt an element

D) irradiate an element


The correct answer is B.

Explanation:

Scientists can use the half-life of carbon-14 for instance to determine the approximate age of organic objects.

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  • Ifechukwu

    The ans should b A cos half life is used yo create a new element after disintegration.
    The question say element not object ( polymerization of elements)

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  • Samuel

    The answer is nt B, the correct answer is C. Because we use half life to knw how long a radioactive element lasts

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  • Scientists can use the half-life of carbon-14 for instance to determine the approximate age of organic objects.

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  • Atayi Nation

    I think the answer was a

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