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

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

3. Which type of radiation is used to gauge the thickness of paper?

  • Gamma rays
  • Beta particles
  • Alpha particles

4. What type of radiation is used for medical tracers?

  • Beta particles and Gamma rays
  • Alpha and Beta particles
  • Alpha particles and Gamma rays

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

  • Gamma rays
  • Alpha particles
  • Beta particles

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