Chemistry Practice Problems Nuclear Fission Practice Problems Solution: The process of splitting an atom into two lighter ...

Solution: The process of splitting an atom into two lighter atoms is called a. nuclear fusion. b. nuclear disintegration. c. nuclear separation. d. nuclear fission.

Problem

The process of splitting an atom into two lighter atoms is called 

a. nuclear fusion. 

b. nuclear disintegration. 

c. nuclear separation. 

d. nuclear fission.