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Matter, Atomic Structure, and Bonding: Formation of Elements

Before introducing the final lesson in Chapter 3 explains how elements are formed (through alpha and beta decay (fission) of through fusion), we reviewed student questions about Lesson 15 (pictured below):

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For Lesson 16, we looked through the PowerPoint and then students used the last 20 minutes of class to work on the Lesson 16 Worksheet.  Students should also complete questions 1-6 from the textbook.

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