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Beta particle

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A beta particle, sometimes called beta ray, denoted by the lower-case Greek letter beta is a high-energy, high-speed electron or positron emitted in the ...

Beta Radiation

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Characteristics of Beta Radiation. 1. Beta radiation may travel meters in air and is moderately penetrating. 2. Beta radiation can penetrate human skin to the ...

GCSE PHYSICS - What is a Beta Particle? - What are the Properties ...

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A Beta Particle is the same as an electron. It has less mass than an alpha particle but more mass than a gamma ray.

Types of Radiation - Hardhack.org

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Characteristics of beta radiation are: May travel a few metres in air and is moderately penetrating. Beta radiation can penetrate human skin and prolonged  ...

Beta decay - NucleonicaWiki

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Aug 14, 2013 ... For this reason the beta particle is postulated to arise from the ... and some maximum value, the endpoint energy, characteristic of that nuclide.

Properties Of Alpha Beta And Gamma Rays - Study Material for IIT ...

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Most of the properties of alpha, beta and gamma particles have been already discussed. Given below is the table of characteristics of alpha, beta and gamma ...

What Types of Radiation Are There? - Health Physics Society

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Some characteristics of beta radiation are: Beta radiation may travel several feet in air and is moderately penetrating. Beta radiation can penetrate human skin to ...

Beta Decay | Atomic Physics | Science | atomicarchive.com

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Beta particles have all the characteristics of electrons. At the time of their emission, they travel at nearly the speed of light. A typical .5 MeV particle will travel ...

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 ...

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Types of radiation

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Radioactive substances give out radiation all of the time. There are three types of nuclear radiation: alpha, beta and gamma. Alpha is the least penetrating, while ...

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Properties radiation alpha beta gamma neutrons positron electric ...

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Alpha, Beta & Gamma Radiation. Properties and Dangers of atomic/nuclear/ ionising radiation. Doc Brown's Chemistry Doc Brown's GCSE Physics Revision ...

What is Beta Radiation? - Universe Today

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beta radiation has the characteristics we observe it to have because key constants in the weak interaction have the values they have (no theory in physics  ...

ARPANSA - Beta Particles

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Jan 13, 2012 ... This page describes the characteristics of beta particles.