Lakhmir Singh & Manjit Kaur - Physics

Book: Lakhmir Singh & Manjit Kaur - Physics

Chapter: 3. Sources of Energy

Subject: Physics - Class 10th

Q. No. 48 of Questions Based on High Order Thinking Skills (HOTS)-Pg-159

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The mass numbers of four elements A, B, C and Dare 2, 20, 135 and 235, respectively. Which one of them will be most suitable to make:

(i) an atom bomb, and

(ii) a hydrogen bomb?

(i)D with a Mass number of 235

(ii) A with a Mass number of 2

Chapter Exercises

More Exercise Questions


A nuclear reaction is represented by the following equation:

(a) Name the process represented by this equation and describe what takes place in this reaction.

(b) Identify the particle c and the number x of such particles produced in the reaction.

(c) What does E represent?

(d) Name one installation where the above nuclear reaction is utilized.

(e) What type of bomb is based on similar type of reactions?