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Q: A large modern nuclear power plant has approximately fuel assemblies in its core. A. 50 B. 200 C. 100 D. 500
A: b. 50
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User: The rem is a unit used to measure: A. Radiation dose in terms of the amount of energy absorbed B. Radiation dose in terms of the amount of the biological effect caused by the amount of energy absorbed C. Radiation exposure D. Radioactivity

User: The rem is a unit used to measure:

User: Nuclear medicine techniques work through the detection of this kind of radiation, injected into the body by adding a radioisotope to a certain drug:

User: Many smoke detectors contain: A. Carbon-14 B. Strontium-90 C. Americium-241 D. Iodine

User: A large modern nuclear power plant has approximately fuel assemblies in its core. A. 50 B. 200 C. 100 D. 500

Weegy: b. 50
gcus34cr7|Points 10|

User: Radiation that individuals are exposed to on a continuing basis which is considered non life-threatening is also known as this kind of radiation? A. Intrinsic B. Background C. Cosmic D. Uneventful

Weegy: Answer: c. Background
jonsyg|Points 1084|

User: The majority of radioactive material shipments are made in this type of packaging. A. Type B B. Limited Quantity C. Type A D. Industrial

Weegy: The majority of radioactive material shipments are made with: D. Type A packaging.
clarebelle79|Points 180|

User: The distinctive symbol used to identify radioactive materials is the: A. Tri-blade B. White square C. Diamond

Weegy: The distinctive symbol used to identify radioactive materials is the: A. Tri-blade or trefoil.
Janet17|Points 4639|

User: The label required for radioactive material packages with a maximum dose rate of 200 mR/hr at the surface of the package is: A. Radioactive Yellow III B. Radioactive White I C. Radioactive Yellow-II

Weegy: b. Radioactive Yellow III
gcus34cr7|Points 10|

User: The immediate destructive action of a nuclear explosion is caused by this. A. Radiation B. Shock C. Heat D. Dust

Weegy: b. Radiation. Immediate effects (blast, thermal radiation, prompt ionizing radiation) are produced and cause significant destruction within seconds or minutes of a nuclear detonation.
migzptz|Points 7632|

User: Cancerous tumor cells can be treated by high energy or _____________________________. A. Neutrons, electrons B. Gamma rays, X-rays C. Neutrons, alpha particles D. Gamma rays, neutrons

Weegy: C. Gamma rays, X-rays Radiation therapy uses high-energy radiation to kill cancer cells by damaging their DNA.
joyanansel1226|Points 26|

User: In the United States, serious radiation exposures: A. Have resulted from improper labeling of radioactive material shipments B. Have resulted from improper packaging of radioactive material shipments C. Have not resulted from radiological transportation accidents due largely to the nature of the material transported and the use of appropriate protective packaging D. Frequently result from radioactive transportation accidents due to the large number of such shipments

Weegy: d. Frequently result from radioactive transportation accidents due to the large number of such shipments
wisbest|Points 2834|

User: A chain reaction results when a uranium atom is struck by a/an ______________released by a nearby Uranium atom undergoing fission. A. Proton B. Gamma ray C. Electron D. Neutron

Weegy: c. Gamma ray
gcus34cr7|Points 10|

User: Radiological survey instruments: A. Will give just an approximate answer which will need to be corrected using the "7: l0 Rule of Thumb" B. Are the most accurate and reliable means of determining exposure levels C. Will not be very reliable after a nuclear detonation because of weak batteries and no sure way of checking the strength of those batteries D. Will be very reliable following a nuclear detonation since they usually use AC line current

Weegy: Radiological survey instruments: C. Will give just an approximate answer which will need to be corrected using the "7: l0 Rule of Thumb"
Marvel2|Points 1669|

User: Everyone is exposed to radiation on a continuing basis from either or sources. A. Radon, uranium B. Natural, man-made C. Uranium, thorium D. Terrestrial, extra-terrestrial

Weegy: c. Natural, man-made
immortal009|Points 71|

User: Nuclear explosions can be of times more powerful than the largest conventional weapon. A. Thousands B. Millions C. Hundreds D. Billions

Weegy: Over a hundred people were killed and thousands were wounded. .... A series of explosions on 25 May 1917 killed 202 workers and wounded 689. ... Trinity atomic weapon test, and the largest non-nuclear planned explosion until the ... [ be one of the largest in the world at the time, was destroyed, along with more than 300 ... ]
achukichu|Points 18|

User: In a pressurized water- reactor the primary cooling water: A. Evaporates to the atmosphere using a cooling tower B. Transfers its heat to the secondary cooling water in a steam generator C. Boils in the core and is used to turn the turbine

Weegy: a. Boils in the core and is used to turn the turbine
gcus34cr7|Points 10|

User: Radon dose comes primarily from its daughter products which are ? A. Counted B. Inhaled C. Ingested D. Touched

Weegy: The answer is a. ingested.
Butterflybaby|Points 1082|

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