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Radiological Emergency Management Independent Study Course 4-18 UNIT 4 REVIEW QUESTIONS Answer the following questions to review your knowledge of the Nuclear Threat unit. Read each question carefully and circle the correct answer. 1. Nuclear explosions share one similarity with conventional explosions in that their initial destructive action is mainly due to which of the following effects?
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Unformatted text preview: a. Blast or shock b. Thermal radiation c. Nuclear radiation d. Fallout 2. The total effective energy released during a nuclear explosion is called the weapon's: a. Thermal release b. Nuclear release c. Yield d. Radioactivity 3. The major hazard to the public resulting from radioactive fallout is exposure due to: a. Alpha particles b. Beta particles c. Gamma rays d. Neutrons...
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This note was uploaded on 01/29/2010 for the course MPA mpa1 taught by Professor Scotts during the Spring '10 term at Acton School of Business.

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