Problem: What particle is emitted in the radioactive decay 2714Si →  2713Al + ?What particle is emitted in the radioactive decay ?

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In this problem, we'll write a balanced expression of the mass number and the number of protons, then determine the unknown.

Part A

S1427iA1327l + Zxy

27 = 27 + y

y = 0

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What particle is emitted in the radioactive decay 2714Si →  2713Al + ?

What particle is emitted in the radioactive decay ?

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