AQA GCSE unit 1b uses of em waves

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Can you name the the type of electromagnetic radiation which have these uses or features ?

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Use or featurePart of the electromagnetic spectrum
Travels the fastest in a vacuum
Produced by very large voltage supply in hospitals
Has the lowest frequency
Absorbed by bones but not soft tissue
Comes from the nucleus of a decaying atom
Shortest wavelength of visible light
Used to sterilise surgical instruments
Has the highest frequency
Other than visible light is used in fibre optic cables
Everything we see
Make electrons move in an aerial with the same frequency as the wave
Has the smallest wavelength
Is the same as heat radiation
Use or featurePart of the electromagnetic spectrum
Makes water molecules vibrate in food
Is used to send signals to satellites in space
Used in fibre optic cables to send signals
Mobile phones send out these
Heat up food under a grill
Preserving food by killing bacteria
Night vision goggles
Longest wavelength of visible light
Killing cancer cells
Reflected off ionosphere
Has the largest wavelength
Gives you a skin tan
Heat up food in a microwave oven

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