Problem: Provided in the table below are two isotopes and their corresponding half-life periods. Which isotope decays the fastest and which isotope is the most stalve?a. They both decay at the same rate and Vanadium-50 is the most stable.b. Uranium-235 decays the fastest and Vanadium -50 is the most stable.c. Uranium-235 decays the fastest and is the most stable.d. Vanadium-50 decays the fastest and Uranium-235 is the most stable.e. Vanadium-50 decays the fastest and is the most stable. 

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Provided in the table below are two isotopes and their corresponding half-life periods. Which isotope decays the fastest and which isotope is the most stalve?

a. They both decay at the same rate and Vanadium-50 is the most stable.

b. Uranium-235 decays the fastest and Vanadium -50 is the most stable.

c. Uranium-235 decays the fastest and is the most stable.

d. Vanadium-50 decays the fastest and Uranium-235 is the most stable.

e. Vanadium-50 decays the fastest and is the most stable. 

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