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If a typical house requires 960 W of electric power on average, what minimum amount of deuterium fuel would have to be used in a year to supply these electrical needs? Assume the reaction of Eq. 31–8b.

Giancoli, Douglas C., Physics: Principles with Applications, 7th Ed., ©2014. Reprinted by permission of Pearson Education Inc., New York.
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$0.387 \textrm{ g/yr}$

Giancoli 7th Edition, Chapter 31, Problem 33