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Question: 

Calculate the total binding energy, and the binding energy per nucleon, for

  1. ${^{7}_{3}\textrm{Li}}$,
  2. ${^{195}_{78}\textrm{Pt}}$.

Use Appendix B.

Source: Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Edition, 2014.

Quick Answer: 
  1. $39.25 \textrm{ MeV, } 5.607 \textrm{ MeV/nucleon}$
  2. $1546 \textrm{ MeV, } 7.927 \textrm{ MeV/nucleon}$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 30, Problem 18

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Chapter 30, Problem 18 is solved.

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