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

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