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Midterm 2 questions - 17 9 Nuclear power plants emit all forms of Greenhouse gases No – False 10 Which is not true about nuclear power plants

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MECO 280 – Pollution and Human Health 1) A 760 rem exposure is likely to kill you 2) The most commonly used unit of radiation exposure is rem 3) Yearly ionizing radiation exposures are considered unsafe above 0.2 rem 4) A beta particle consists of an electron 5) An alpha particle consists of two protons and two neutrons 6) What is the number of protons in a carbon atom/nucleus? 6 7) What is the number of neutrons in uranium 235? 143 8) What is the number of protons in a chlorine atom?
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Unformatted text preview: 17 9) Nuclear power plants emit all forms of Greenhouse gases. No – False 10) Which is not true about nuclear power plants? Need to build tall smoke stacks 11) New York does not fall under the MINK project category. 12) Which of the following is not true about Beta-particle? Heavier 13) Sweet Potato is not an economic crop grown in the United States. (wheat, corn, and soybeans are economic crops) 14) What does this equation, E = hv , represents? Energy of a photon...
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This note was uploaded on 05/29/2008 for the course MEC 280 taught by Professor Sessay during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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