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A beta particle, sometimes called beta ray, denoted by the lower-case Greek letter beta is a ... Alpha radiation consists of helium nuclei and is readily stopped by a sheet of paper. Beta radiation ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Uses of radiation

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Radioactive americium releases alpha radiation, which ionises the air inside the ... Beta radiation is used for tracers and monitoring the thickness of materials.

USES radioisotopes medicine industry alpha beta gamma radiation ...

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Uses of Radioactive-isotopes emitting alpha, beta or gamma ionising radiation. Doc Brown's Chemistry KS4 science GCSE Physics Revision Notes.

Three Types of Radiation: The Properties and Uses of Alpha, Beta ...

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Jan 27, 2015 ... When atoms decay, they emit three types of radiation, alpha, beta and gamma. The alpha and beta radiation consist of actual matter that shoots ...

Types of Radiation: Gamma, Alpha, Neutron, Beta & X-Ray ... - Mirion

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Radiation comes in a range of forms - from gamma to the well-known X-Ray radiation. Learn more about the role they play & how they interact here.

Three types of radiation - Alpha, Beta, Gamma - Black Cat Systems

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Radiation experiment - Three types of radioation - Alpha, Beta, Gamma. ... For this test, we used an old radium coated watch hand, obtained from, where else, ...

Uses of Radioactivity, Beta Radiation in Thickness Control - Pass My ...

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A radioactive source producing beta radiation is used to control the thickness in ... The penetrating properties – In the use of thickness control, alpha rays would ...

Uses of Radioactivity, Beta Radiation in Leak Detection - Pass My ...

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At the source of the leak the intensity of the beta radiations will be high as no energy is lost to the pipe wall. An alpha source would be of no use as the alpha ...

Types of Emissions | Radiation Information and Answers

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In air, beta particles can travel a few hundred times farther than alpha ... For the common low-energy beta emitters used in laboratories, light clothing or a few ...

Measuring Radiation: Terminology and Units - Institute for Energy ...

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The four forms of ionizing radiation are alpha particles, beta particles, gamma rays, ... The term “X rays” is also sometimes used for the gamma rays emitted in the ...

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BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Uses of radiation

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Radioactive americium releases alpha radiation, which ionises the air inside the ... Beta radiation is used to monitor the thickness of materials such as paper, ...

Alpha, beta and gamma radiation - penetration, uses and dangers

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Animated lesson with interactive activities, simulations and adaptive test introducing penetration, uses and dangers of alpha, beta and gamma radiation.

GCSE Nuclear Radiation:Uses of radioactivity

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Alpha particles are emitted from here, which ionise the air, so that the air ... can be controlled by measuring how much beta radiation passes through the paper to  ...