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2. How will a radioactive source vary with time?

  • It will decrease over time
  • It will increase
  • It will stay the same

3. How is the penetrating power of a beta particle reduced?

  • It cannot be reduced
  • With 3mm of aluminium
  • With paper or air
  • With a thick layer of lead

4. What is radioactive dating?

  • When an atom of helium is magnetised, making it radioactive
  • Where a radioactive object is measured against the half life of carbon
  • Where two radioactive sources penetrate the same material simultaneously
  • Where a proton and neutron are attracted in a nucleus

5. What is radiation measured in?

  • kJ/h
  • Ohms
  • Bequerels
  • Joules


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