Chapter 1 Essential Concepts of Radiologic Science
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The quantity of radioactive material is measured in ____?.
becquerel

Radiation quantity is measured in ___ or ____
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sievert,

What is the Customary Unit Name for Exposure
roentgen

What is the Customary Unit Name for Absorbed Dose
rad

What is the International System OF Units (SI) name for Absorbed dose
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What is the International System OF Units (SI) Symbol for Radiation Air exposure
Gy_{a}

What is the International System OF Units (SI) name for Efeffective dose
sievert

What is the International System OF Units (SI) name for Radioactivity
becquerel

What is the Customary Unit name for Effective dose
rem

What is the Customary Unit name for Radioactivity
curie

What is the Customary Unit Symbol for Radioactivity
Bq

What is the International System OF Units (SI) name for Radioactivity
becquerel

What is the Customary Unit Symbol for Radioactivity
Ci

Biologic effects usually are related to the radiation ______ dose.
absorbed

________ is the radiation energy absorbed per unit mass and has units of J/kg or Gy_{t}.
absorbed dose.

The units Gy_{a} and Gy_{t} refer to radiation dose in ___ and ___,
air and tissue

Occupational radiation monitoring devices are analyzed in terms of _____,
sievert

_______ is used to express the quantity of radiation received by radiation workers and populations.
Sievert

The _____ is the unit of occupational radiation exposure and effective dose.
rem


The _____ is the International System OF Units (SI) of occupational radiation exposure and effective dose.
sievert (Sv)


_______ screens reduce exposure of the patient to xrays by more than 95%
intensifying

The quantity of radioactive material is measured in ______
becquerel.