Snapquiz - Alpha, Beta, and Gamma Radiation

This is the Snapquiz on Alpha, Beta, and Gamma Radiation. Click here or use the embedded video if you haven't watched the lesson yet.


Question 1. What type of charge does an alpha particle have?

It can vary.
Negative.
Positive.
Neutral.


Question 2. Which type of radiation is the hardest to stop?

Alpha.
It depends on the type of nucleus emitting the radiation.
Gamma.
Beta.


Question 3. What is beta radiation?

Helium nuclei.
Neutrons.
High frequency electromagnetic radiation.
Fast-moving electrons.


Question 4. What is alpha radiation?

Fast-moving electrons.
Helium nuclei.
Neutrons.
High frequency electromagnetic radiation.


Question 5. What is gamma radiation?

Neutrons.
Fast-moving electrons.
Helium nuclei.
High frequency electromagnetic radiation.


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