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2. Which type of radiation is used in smoke alarms?

  • Gamma rays
  • Alpha particles
  • Beta particles

3. What did Geiger and Marsden's famous experiment entail?

  • Firing alpha particles at gold foil
  • Firing beta particles at aluminium foil
  • Firing beta particles at gold foil
  • Firing alpha particles at aluminium foil

4. Which type of radiation is the most penetrating?

  • Beta particles
  • Gamma rays
  • Alpha particles

5. Which type of radiation has no mass or charge?

  • Beta particles
  • Gamma rays
  • Alpha particles

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