Day 2: Fission and Fusion Comparison

Unit 2: Unit 3-Nuclear Chemistry
Lesson 9 of 10

Objective: SWBAT compare and contrast nuclear processes (fission, fusion and radioactive decay) in terms of changes in numbers of subatomic particle and characteristics of emitted energy.

Big Idea: Modeling is a great tool for students to learn the difference between fission and fusion...however, no two student models are alike!

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