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Question: 

If an alpha particle were released from rest near the surface of a ${^{257}_{100}\textrm{Fm}}$ nucleus, what would its kinetic energy be when far away?

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

Quick Answer: 

$3.0 \times 10^7 \textrm{ eV}$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 30, Problem 9

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Chapter 30, Problem 9 is solved.

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