Products of Radioactive Decays

What are the products of the following radioactive decays?

A. Alpha emission by:
162 Re

B. Beta emission by:
188 W

C. Positron emission by:
165 Ta

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...tification of the compound can be made by looking at the atomic number obtained in this case 73 and looking at the element in the periodic table that has an atomic number of 73 in this case Ta

B. beta emission is the loss of an electron which is (beta(0,1) has no mass but a charge of one)
and so W(188,74)----> beta(0,-1) + element
since the ...