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The phenomenon by which two light atomic nuclear combine to form a heavy nu...


Question

The phenomenon by which two light atomic nuclear combine to form a heavy nuclide with the release of energy is known as

Options

A) radioactivity

B) nuclear fusion

C) nuclear fission

D) chain reaction

The correct answer is B.

Explanation:

Nuclear fusion is a nuclear reaction in which atomic nuclei of low atomic number fuse to form a heavier nucleus with the release of energy.

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