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Nuclear Energy

Instructions: answer the questions, check them carefully, and when you are sure they are all right, press submit. The number of correct answers will be displayed.

Question 1: What do gas-powered and nuclear power stations NOT have in common?

Question 2: Which of these is usable in a nuclear reactor but is not fissile?

Question 3: What is the difference between a carbohydrate and a hydrocarbon?

Question 4: Why is thorium not used as a fuel in place of uranium?

Question 5: What is the main fuel in a fast-breeder reactor?

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