Carbon14 has a half life of 5730 yrs. This is the only information i am given.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Caluculate the decay constant of Carbon 14.

This is what I have done.

dN/dt = -lambda(N)

I know the Avogadro Constant is equal to 6x10^23

So i am using 1kg in my formula.

14C = 6 x 10^23 x 1000/14

where do i go from here??

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# Homework Help: Decay Constant

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