Problem: How long will it take for 80% of a 1.20mg sample of Rn-220 to decay? The half-life of Rn-220 is 55.6 seconds. A. 17.9 seconds B. 55.6 seconds C. 111 seconds D. 129 seconds E. 222 seconds

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How long will it take for 80% of a 1.20mg sample of Rn-220 to decay? The half-life of Rn-220 is 55.6 seconds.

A. 17.9 seconds

B. 55.6 seconds

C. 111 seconds

D. 129 seconds

E. 222 seconds

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