Properties of radiation test questions - Other

1

What does alpha radiation consist of?

2

Which type of radiation is the least penetrating?

3

Which type of radiation travels the furthest in air?

4

Which of these is the correct definition of half-life?

5

What shape is the line on a decay curve for a radioactive substance?

6

What charge is alpha radiation?

7

Which type of radiation will be attracted to a positively charged plate?

8

What colour will photographic film turn when it absorbs radiation?

9

What tube detects radiation?

10

Which of these is an artificial source of background radiation?