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1. What is an 'Isotope?'

  • A form of an element which has different neutrons to the most commonly found form.
  • Different form of radioactive elements
  • Radioactive decay
  • Ionising radiation that emits gamma radiation
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2. What is the weight of an Electron?

  • 1/841
  • 1/849
  • 1/1840
  • 1/480

3. The amount of radiation emitted is dependant on...

  • Temperature
  • The amount of the radioactive element present
  • How ionising it is
  • The half-life of the atom

4. What is alpha radiation?

  • Small, low ionising and can't pass through the skin
  • Large, low ionising and can't pass through the skin
  • Large, highly ionising and can't pass through the skin
  • Small, highly ionising and can pass through the skin

5. What is the method called for treating cancer with radiation?

  • PET scan
  • Radiotherapy
  • Radioscan
  • Radiotopography

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