ANSWER KEY Exam 1

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Unformatted text preview: County would like to know from you which basic parameters about RAMium they should know in order to formulate an initial strategy for dealing with the accident and protecting the public. What would you say? The basic parameters regarding the radioactivity of RAMium are the half- life, and the decay series (how does RAMium decay, and what it turns into after decaying). Also useful (but not required for this exam question) would be to know the chemical properties of RAMium that would be important for the clean- up procedures (Is it a liquid? Water soluble? Gas? Flammable? Oxidizing? etc…). 11. (5 points) It has been several months after the initial RAMium spill, and yet, the level of radioactivity at the site has...
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This document was uploaded on 02/28/2014 for the course ERHS 300 at Colorado State.

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