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# A patient is given 0.055 mg of technetium-99 m, a radioactive isotope with a half-life of...

A patient is given 0.055 mg of technetium-99 m, a radioactive isotope with a half-life of about 6.0 hours. Part A How long does it take for the radioactive isotope to decay to 2.3×10−3 mg ? (Assume no excretion of the nuclide from the body.) Express your answer using two significant figures

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