AQA GCSE Physics Revision questions on Background radiation

Make sure that you can answer these questions

  1. Give examples of natural sources of background radiation. 
  2. Give examples of man-made sources of background radiation. 
  3. What can the level of background radiation depend on? 
  4. What can radiation dose depend on? 
  5. What is the radiation dose measured in? 
  6. How many Sieverts is 1000 millisieverts (mSv) equivalent to? 

These questions can be answered by looking at page 42 of the GCSE Physics Specification.

Audio Answers

An extract is given here

Videos to help

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s