Beta Decay

Unit 4: Nuclear Chemistry
Lesson 4 of 7

Objective: SWBAT explain how beta decay occurs in the nucleus and model it with nuclear equations.

Big Idea: Beta decay is a process that occurs when there are too many neutrons in the nucleus.

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