Problem: Which best describes a chain reaction associated with a nuclear reaction?A. Neutrons released during a fusion reaction cause other nuclei to fuse.B. Neutrons released during a fission reaction cause other nuclei to split.C. Helium nuclei released during a fission reaction cause other nuclei to split.D. Helium nuclei released during a fusion reaction cause other nuclei to fuse.

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A chain reaction is where neutrons released in fission produce additional fission in at least one further nucleus. 

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Which best describes a chain reaction associated with a nuclear reaction?

A. Neutrons released during a fusion reaction cause other nuclei to fuse.

B. Neutrons released during a fission reaction cause other nuclei to split.

C. Helium nuclei released during a fission reaction cause other nuclei to split.

D. Helium nuclei released during a fusion reaction cause other nuclei to fuse.

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