Problem: Identify the nuclide produced when phosphorus-32 decays by beta emission: 3215P → 0-1e + ? Express your answer as an isotope using prescripts.

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A beta decay or beta emission:

occurs when an unstable nucleus ejects a beta particle to create a new element
a beta particle has no atomic mass and is represented by an electron or the symbol β

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Identify the nuclide produced when phosphorus-32 decays by beta emission: 3215P → 0-1e + ? Express your answer as an isotope using prescripts.

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