5.49: Gamma Rays Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated1 minsto complete % Progress Practice Gamma rays MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated1 minsto complete % Estimated1 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English gamma ray Type of wave in the electromagnetic spectrum that has the shortest wavelength and greatest amount of energy. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description What gamma rays are and their sources, and the dangers and uses of gamma rays. Learning Objectives None Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Tags: cancer cell damage gamma ray (7 more) gamma ray burst mutation nuclear explosion radioactive atom SCI.PHY.333.5.L.1 SCI.PSC.233.35.L.1 Star Subjects: science Physical Science Concept Nodes: SCI.PSC.233.35 (Gamma rays) Grades: 7 , 8 Date Created: Nov 01, 2012 Last Modified: Sep 13, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.