P.12.C.3 - Students know nuclear reactions convert a relatively small amount of material into a large amount of energy. Able to describe the difference between fusion and fission.
P.12.C.4 - Students know characteristics, applications and impacts of radioactivity. Able to identify the difference between ionizing and non-ionizing radiation. Able to identify characteristics of radioactivy including alpha and beta particles and gamma rays. Able to recognize applications of radioactivity from examples.