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 a beta particle have?

Negative.
Neutral.
It can vary.
Positive.


Question 2. Which type of radiation is least strongly ionising?

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


Question 3. What is beta radiation?

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


Question 4. What is alpha radiation?

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


Question 5. What type of charge does an alpha particle have?

Neutral.
It can vary.
Negative.
Positive.


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