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Radioactive decay that results in the release of high-energy waves instead of particles.

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    Gamma Decay

    Gamma Decay

    by CK-12 //at grade
    How and why gamma decay occurs, what gamma rays are and why gamma radiation is the most harmful.
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    감마붕괴

    감마붕괴

    by Whakuk Lee //at grade
    감마붕괴의 원인과 과정, 감마선의 정체와 위험성
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    Gamma Decay

    Gamma Decay

    by Mrs. Munro //basic
    How and why gamma decay occurs, what gamma rays are and why gamma radiation is the most harmful.
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  • Video
    Gamma Decay

    Gamma Decay

    by Mark Holmstrom //advanced
    A video discussing gamma decay and how and when it occurs. VIdeo courtesy of TuHSPhysicsTTSD.
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  • Video
    What are Gamma Rays?

    What are Gamma Rays?

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Explains what gamma rays are and why astronomers are interested in studying them.
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  • Downloadable Quiz
    Gamma Decay Quiz - MS PS

    Gamma Decay Quiz - MS PS

    by CK-12 //at grade
    Reviews how and why gamma decay, what gamma rays are, and why they are most dangerous type of radiation.
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  • Practice
    Gamma Decay Practice
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    Gamma Decay Practice

    by CK-12 //at grade
     
     
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  • Real World Application
    That Strange Post-Exercise Feeling

    That Strange Post-Exercise Feeling

    by Rico Lin //at grade
    Explains how working out is a metaphor for gamma decay
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  • Real World Application
    The Incredible Hulk

    The Incredible Hulk

    by CK-12 //basic
    Learn the properties of gamma rays, and find out what would have happened to the Hulk if he were really exposed to gamma rays and how gamma rays are actually used.
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  • Study Guide
    Radioactive Decay

    Radioactive Decay

    by Gregory Yu //at grade
    A guide to Radioactive Decay
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  • Flashcards
    Gamma Decay

    Gamma Decay

    by Ellaine Chou //basic
    These flashcards are here to help you better understand middle school physical science.
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