In fast breeder reactors

A. Any type of moderator can be used

B. Graphite is used as the moderator

C. Heavy water is used as the moderator

D. Moderator is dispensed with

Answer: Option D

Solution(By Examveda Team)

A fast-breeder nuclear reactor produces more fuel than it consumes, while generating energy.
Conventional reactors use uranium as fuel and produce some plutonium.
Breeders produce much more plutonium, which can be separated and reused as fuel

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