AQA GCSE unit 1b uses of em waves

Random Science Quiz

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

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

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

Friend Scores


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

You Might Also Like...

Extras