Problem: Pre-Lecture Question 4 For atoms with A > 100, the binding energy per nucleon is approximately? Select the correct answer A. 6 MeV B. 7 MeV C. 9.5 MeV D. 4.5 MeV E. 8 MeV 

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To solve this problem, we need to look at the plot of binding energy per nucleon vs. mass number, A. 

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Pre-Lecture Question 4

 For atoms with A > 100, the binding energy per nucleon is approximately? 

Select the correct answer 

A. 6 MeV 

B. 7 MeV 

C. 9.5 MeV 

D. 4.5 MeV 

E. 8 MeV 

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