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2. A beta particle-

  • can be stopped with a piece of paper
  • is positively charged
  • is an electron
  • has no charge

3. an atom that emits beta particles-

  • still has other electrons around the nucleus
  • loses all its other electrons
  • also emits alpha particles
  • is destroyed

4. How can gamma rays be stopped?

  • aluminium
  • nothing can stop them
  • Thick lead
  • paper

5. From most to least ionising, order the types of ionising radiation

  • gamma,beta,alpha
  • beta,alpha,gamma
  • alpha, beta,gamma
  • alpha,gamma,beta


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