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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsPhysics · 1 decade ago

Half-Lives can be shortened by_______.?

A. cooling the element

B. heating the element

C. causing a chemical reaction

D. adding pressure to the element

E. none of the above

4 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Speeding yourself up to relativistic speeds?

    Just kidding. None of those things effects nuclear half-lives.

  • ?
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    Answer: E

    None of the listed answer choices has any effect on an element's half-life.

    Dr. H

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    E. None of the above


    F. Bombarding with moderated neutrons.

  • DT
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    E. Thus the stability of atomic clocks......

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