Physics - P2

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  • Created on: 20-11-15 17:24

1. What are the 4 stages of electricity production in a conventional power station?

  • Fuel is burned to release heat energy, heat boils water to produce steam, steam drives turbines which drive generators & generators produce electricity.
  • Fuel is burned & heat boils water which produces electricity.
  • Heat boils & produces electricity.
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2. Which type of radiation is most penetrating?

  • Beta
  • Gamma
  • Alpha

3. Give 2 uses of gamma radiation:

  • Treat cancer & sterilise medical equipment.
  • Paper thickness gauge
  • In smoke-detectors

4. State the equation used to calculate electrical power?

  • Power = Current x Total Cost
  • Power = Current x Voltage
  • Power = Current x Time
  • Power = Voltage x Time

5. Name 2 Greenhouse gases:

  • Oxygen & Methane
  • Carbon dioxide, Water vapour & Methane
  • Carbon Dioxide & Oxygen
  • Carbon Dioxide & Methane

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