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What is the difference between radiation exposure and contamination?

Radiation exposure is being exposed to radiation (as x rays, gamma, beta, neutrons, alpha, ...etc) but contamination is breathing or ingesting something polluted with contamin (MORE)

What instrument is used routinely to check a person's exposure to radiation?

geiger counter Incorrct. It would be a film badge. A Geiger counter depends on the gas within the metal tube ionizing and a Geiger is hooked to an electric supply. A film bad (MORE)

Why did Radiation over exposure kill Marie curie?

  Madame Curie made two trips to America to receive a gram of radium each time, first from President Warren Harding and eight years later from President Herbert Hoover. (MORE)
In Science

What causes serious radiation exposures in the US?

Answer #1:   Have not resulted from radiological transportation accidents due  largely to the   nature of the material transported and the use of appropriate  protec (MORE)
In Health

What are the ill effects of radiation exposure?

High doses of radiation exposure lead to higher chances of having  cancer later in life. A dose of 100 rems will cause some initial  signs of radiation sickness, such as los (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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