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1. On a paper thickness guage, what will happen to the radiation if the sheet becomes thicker?

  • It will emit gamma radiation
  • It will decay
  • It will decrease
  • It will increase
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2. What radiation is used to treat cancer?

  • Alpha and Beta
  • Gamma
  • Beta
  • Beta and Gamma

3. What range (in air) does Beta have?

  • 1m
  • 10cm
  • 3mm
  • 3m

4. Why is food zapped with gamma last?

  • So that the person won't be exposed to radiation
  • So that there's no microorgansims
  • So that other bacterium don't get in and multiply
  • So that it decreases the chance of other microbes multiplying

5. What do film badges do?

  • Detects radiation
  • Shield people who work with radiation
  • Monitor radiation
  • Treat radiation sickness


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