Nuclear radiation test questions

1

What is the centre of an atom called?

2

Which of the following orbits outside the centre of atoms?

3

Which of the following is a type of radiation?

4

What is beta radiation?

5

What will absorb gamma radiation?

6

What is ionisation?

7

Which type of radiation causes the most ionisation?

8

What safety precautions should we take when handling radiation?

9

What can we use to monitor the amount of radiation a person receives?

10

What does equivalent dose depend on?

11

What are the two main nuclear fuels?

12

What must we do with the waste from nuclear power stations?