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Radioactive Decay Cards—Super Value Game

By: Purkis, Sumprer, Distante and Adler; Tappan Zee High School, Orangeburg, NY

Item #: AP4555

Price: $18.25

With the Radioactive Decay Card Game for Chemistry and Physics, students determine the natural decay of uranium-238 to lead-206 by arranging element cards and beta and alpha particle cards to create the uranium-238 decay series.

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Nuclear stability and radioactive decay are important concepts for understanding nuclear chemistry, the size of the nucleus and the energy that holds it together. In this engaging activity, students determine the natural decay of uranium-238 to lead-206 by arranging element cards and beta and alpha particle cards to create the uranium-238 decay series. Detailed Teacher Notes and Radioactive Decay Series Cards are provided.

Super Value Game is complete for six student groups. All materials are reusable.