6A Understand the experimental design and conclusions used in the development of modern atomic theory, including Dalton's Postulates, Thomson's discovery of electron properties, Rutherford's nuclear atom, and Bohr's nuclear atom.
The Nuclear Atom
6D Use isotopic composition to calculate average atomic mass of an element.
12A Describe the characteristics of alpha, beta, and gamma radiation.
12B Describe radioactive decay process in terms of balanced nuclear equations.
12C Compare fission and fusion reactions.