Topic 3: The Problems of Nuclear Spent Fuel – Step 1
Welcome back! Let’s start Topic 3 by reviewing some nuclear physics!
The Chain Reaction
FIRST test yourself: Can you explain the chain reaction in a short paragraph? Write a brief explanation of the chain reaction, then compare to the video below.[youtube.com/watch?v=N7C14UIKuv8]
FIRST test yourself: Draw a picture of a fission reaction, and label the parts. Then compare to the video below.[youtube.com/watch?v=kHXMiYsFSrU]