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what is meant by radiation?
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User: A source emits all types of radiation. Explain how will you determine the count rate due to the beta particles?

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In physics, radiation is a process in which electromagnetic waves (EMR) travel through a vacuum or through matter-containing media; the existence of a medium to propagate the waves is not required.
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what is meant by beta radiation?
Weegy: Beta radiation is radiation due to beta particles, which are electrons (or, sometimes, positrons); mostly. User: what is meant by gamma radiation? (More)
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Gamma radiation (gamma rays) refers to a part of electromagnetic spectrum that has the most energy and shortest wavelength.
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