D2O is preferred to H2O, as a moderator, in nuclear reactors because

D2O is preferred to H2O, as a moderator, in nuclear reactors because

  1. A

    D2O slows down fast neutrons better

  2. B

    D2O has high specific heat

  3. C

    D2O is cheaper

  4. D

    None of these

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    Solution:

    D2O absorbs neutrons more than H2O and this decreases the number of neurons for the fission process.

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