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

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