The mass of a proton is 1.00728 amu and that of a neutron is 1.00867 amu. What is the mass defect ( in amu) of a nickel-60 nucleus? The mass of a nickel-60 nucleus is 59.9308 amu
The mass defect of an
The mass defect is the difference between the mass of a nucleus and the total mass of its constituent particles.
A nucleus of