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Apply: calculating average atomic mass


Over 98% of all mined gallium is used in the electronics industry, where it’s found in mobile phones, Blu-ray lasers, and light-emitting diodes (LEDs).
Gallium nitride LEDs
Gallium has only two stable isotopes: Ga-69 and Ga-71. The average atomic mass of gallium is 69.72 amu.
Gallium-based LEDs contain a mixture of these two naturally occurring isotopes.
Based on its average atomic mass, which isotope is more prevalent in a gallium LED?
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