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kaylala

  • one year ago

List the Types of RADIATION that are known to to be emitted by radioactive elements.

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  1. UnkleRhaukus
    • one year ago
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    any radioisotope in particular?

  2. kaylala
    • one year ago
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    nope. it's not mentioned

  3. kaylala
    • one year ago
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    it's just that in general

  4. UnkleRhaukus
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    the three main ones are the the frist three greek letters

  5. kaylala
    • one year ago
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    ok. what are the others? @UnkleRhaukus

  6. UnkleRhaukus
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    Electromagnetic radiation that leaves the nucleus of a decaying nuclide is called gamma radiation, Beta radiation is when a proton or neutron in the nucleus flips and ejects an electron (or positron) and neutrino Alpha radiation is when two of the protons and neutrons leave a nucleus When a large nuclei fissions it might break into smaller nuclei as fission products, Some times neutrons are also emitted

  7. kaylala
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    besides alpha, gamma, beta and x-rays what are the other types of radiation??

  8. kaylala
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    ok thanks @UnkleRhaukus

  9. UnkleRhaukus
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    and sometimes protons

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