General Knowledge - Chemistry - Discussion

Discussion :: Chemistry - Section 1 (Q.No.39)


The graphite rods in the nuclear reactor

[A]. react with U to release energy
[B]. produce neutrons
[C]. undergo combustion which triggers the nuclear fission
[D]. convert fast moving neutrons into thermal neutrons

Answer: Option D


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Krishna said: (Nov 29, 2011)  
Graphite rod just observe the neutron so that reaction goes to slow after that it become stop check it out.

Neuton said: (Feb 5, 2013)  
Graphite rod converts fast moving neutron to thermal neutron.

Karthikeyan.S said: (Oct 22, 2013)  
Graphite is good coolant so its absorbed neutron.

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