# Complete the following equation describing nuclear decay. X712X27212N⟶X612X26212C + ______ - Physics

Complete the following equation describing nuclear decay.

$\ce{_7^12N -> _6^12C {+}}$ ______

#### Solution

$\ce{_7^12N -> _6^12C {+} + _1^0\beta}$

$\ce{_1^0\beta}$ is e+ (positron)

Here, β+ is emitted and carbon is formed.

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Balbharati Physics 12th Standard HSC Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 15 Structure of Atoms and Nuclei
Exercises | Q 14.4 | Page 343