Ch 10: Radiation, Radioactivity & Nuclear Energy

About This Chapter

Use this chapter on radioactivity, radiation and nuclear energy as a way to get ready for a test or complete your homework. The video lessons we've included here are less than 10 minutes long, easily navigable and make these topics simple to understand.

Radiation, Radioactivity & Nuclear Energy - Chapter Summary

Our chapter on nuclear energy, radioactivity and radiation covers these topics thoroughly in a mobile-friendly format. Topics include radioactive substances and the risks of nuclear power. After you complete this chapter, you should be ready to:

  • Outline the causes and effects of radiation
  • Give examples of radioactive substances
  • Define nuclear energy
  • Identify the health and safety concerns associated with nuclear power plants and radioactive waste

Work through these videos as quickly or as slowly as you need to, according to your educational goals. Use the video tabs feature to skip ahead or go back to a specific section in any of our videos. Before or after finishing the videos, take the lesson quizzes and chapter exam to assess your knowledge before test day or progressing in your studies.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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