Radioactive Pollution: Definition, Sources & Prevention


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Which of the following is an example of high energy, ionizing radiation?

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1. When we talk of radioactive pollution, we mean pollution that involves:

2. Radioactive pollution is _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Make it through the quiz and worksheet to see how much you know about radioactive pollution. The sources of it and ways to prevent it are covered on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz/worksheet combo lets you check your knowledge of:

  • The meaning of radioactive pollution
  • A high energy radioactive wave
  • Sources of radioactive pollution
  • How to deal with radioactive substance contamination

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on radioactive pollution
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about how radioactive pollution occurs
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about how to deal with radioactive substance contamination and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Radioactive Pollution: Definition, Sources & Prevention is a lesson you can access to review more material like:

  • Effects of radioactive pollution
  • Strategies that can combat radioactive pollution
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