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Calculate the energy released in the alpha neutron reaction for beryllium. The mass of beryllium is 9.012183u.

[tex]^{4}_{2}[/tex]He + [tex]^{9}_{4}[/tex]Be [tex]\rightarrow[/tex] [tex]^{1}_{0}[/tex]n + [tex]^{12}_{6}[/tex]C

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

Tried finding the total binding energy for both side of the equation and then subtracting the right side of the equation from the left.

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

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