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Homework Help: Binding energy

  1. Jun 5, 2014 #1
    What is binding energy? Give two examples.
    Most forms of energy are positive. Why is binding energy negative?
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  3. Jun 6, 2014 #2


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    What has one tried with respect to finding information on binding energy? Ostensibly one has a textbook in which binding energy is described.

    Meanwhile - try Hyperphysics
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