Answer to Question #176014 in General Chemistry for Breanne Bobyn

Question #176014

Carbon12 (C12) is stable and is the most abundant isotope of carbon. An ancient scrap of paper has 0.7 times the Caron14 that a new piece of paper has. How many years old is the scrap of paper? (half-life of C14 is 5730 years).




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2021-03-30T07:50:06-0400

The scrap of paper;"=2,950yrs"


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