AQA GCSE Physics Unit 1b alpha beta gamma

Random Science or Physics Quiz

Can you name the type of ionising radiation: alpha beta or gamma?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

embed
 plays        
How to Play
ClueType of radiation
If a neutron turns into a proton in the nucleus of an unstable atom, what radiation is emitted?
Which is a high speed electron
Which is used to make sure paper is kept at the right thickness?
Which travels fastest?
Which is the most penetrating type of radiation?
Which radiation has the biggest mass?
Which is most harmful in the body?
Which is the least ionising type of radiation?
Which is an electromagnetic wave?
Which is the least penetrating type of radiatinon?
Which is the most ionising type of radiation?
ClueType of radiation
Tracers in the body usually have a half life of a few hours and emit this radiation
Which passes through paper but is stopped by a few mm of aluminium?
Which passes through paper and aluminium but is reduced by thick lead
What is used in a smoke alarm?
Which is a helium nucleus travelling at high speed?
If a nucleus decays and the atomic number goes up by one what was emitted?
If a nucleus decays and the atomic number goes down by two what radiation was emitted?
Which is stopped by a piece of paper or air?
Which would be used as a tracer under the road?
Which has the largest mass?

Friend Scores


  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...

Extras