Atomic Physics Quizzes & Trivia
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Questions: 15 | Attempts: 264 | Last updated: Dec 12, 2013
Sample QuestionThe cathode rays are
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Sample QuestionWhich of the following best describes why alpha-particles travel only a short distance in air?
Atomic Physics - nuclear atom
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Sample QuestionIn the Geiger Marsden experiment, alpha particles are scattered by gold nuclei. The experimental results indicate that most alpha particles are:
What can be concluded from observing the Geiger Marsden experiment where nearly all α particles went through without deviating?
Electrons will remain separated from the positively charged nucleus and are moving around the nucleus in a fashionable way
Where from the energy of a photon of characteristic X-ray from a Coolidge tube come?
An atomic transition in the target.
Which one of the following quantities is reduced to one half of its initial value during a time equal to the half-life of the radioactive isotope? A sample of material initially contains atoms...
Activity of the radioactive isotope in the sample
Which is the correct option here? Nuclide X has a half-life of 1 day and nuclide Y has a half-life of 5 days. In a particular sample, the activities of X and Y are found to be equal. When the...More
Mostly due to nuclide Y.