RadioactivityWorksheet - Radioactivity Worksheet

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Unformatted text preview: Radioactivity Worksheet Name________________________________________ Write down the isotopic notation for Carbon-14. Explain what the top and bottom numbers are. __________________________________________________________________________________ What is an alpha and beta particle? ______________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________ Which type of radiation is the most easily blocked? Which is difficult to stop? ___________________ __________________________________________________________________________________ How can radioactivity be detected? _____________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________________ What is the life of Cobalt 60? _______________________________________________________ After 3 lives, what % of the radioactive isotope is remaining? _______________________________ What is carbon-14 used for? ___________________________________________________________What is carbon-14 used for?...
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course CHEM 100 taught by Professor Sdfsdf during the Winter '08 term at BYU.

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