The fission of a single nucleus of ^235U releases 200 MeV of energy. What is the number of fissions that must occur to produce a power of 1 MW?
(a) 3.23 X 10^16
(b) 3.12 X 10^16
(c) 4.38 X 10^16
(d) 5.38 X 10^16
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