The danger and uses of radiation, how it is detected, and radiation in the environment.
Reviews dangers and uses of radiation, how radiation is detected, and sources of radiation in the environment.
Practice Dangers and Uses of Radiation questions
With this KWL Chart, reflect on your prior knowledge of a concept, come up with questions you're curious about, and come up with answers from the reading.
Find out how smoke detectors work and the role played by radioisotopes.
Discover how radioisotopes are used to make PET scans that show how structures of the body are working.
Find out how potassium iodide can be used to protect the thyroid gland from radioactive iodine in cases of nuclear accidents or terrorism.