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More important to radiographers is the distance from one crest to the next, This is called the _____
Which sine wave has the Strongest Frequency
Longer wavelengths will have a ____ frequency
The more energy the wave has, the greater will be its ___ and the ____ its wavelength
_____ radiation has sufficient energy to remove an electron from an atomic orbit.
The smallest possible unit of electromagnetic energy (analogous to the atom with respect to matter) is the ____
x-rays travel in straight lines
True or False
The effect on the x-ray beam caused by passing through matter is called ________.
X-rays that have passed through the body are referred to as ______ Radiation or _______ Radiation
- remnant radiation
- exit radiation
_______ results in the absorption of a portion of the radiation
X-rays are formed within a very small area on the target (anode) called a ______
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