Chapter 1 Essential Concepts of Radiologic Science

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

    becquerel

  2. Radiation quantity is measured in ___ or ____ 

    gray

     sievert,

  3. What is the Customary Unit Name for Exposure
    roentgen
  4. What is the Customary Unit Name for Absorbed Dose


    rad
  5. What is the International System OF Units (SI) name for Absorbed dose
    gray
  6. What is the International System OF Units (SI) Symbol for Radiation Air exposure
    Gya
  7. What is the International System OF Units (SI) name for Efeffective  dose
     sievert
  8. What is the International System OF Units (SI) name for Radioactivity
    becquerel
  9. What is the  Customary Unit name for Effective dose
    rem
  10. What is the  Customary Unit name for Radioactivity
    curie
  11. What is the  Customary Unit Symbol for Radioactivity 
    Bq
  12. What is the International System OF Units (SI) name for Radioactivity
    becquerel
  13. What is the Customary Unit Symbol for Radioactivity
    Ci
  14. Biologic effects usually are related to the radiation ______ dose.
    absorbed
  15. ________ is the radiation energy absorbed per unit mass and has units of J/kg or Gyt
    absorbed dose.
  16. The units Gya and Gyt refer to radiation dose in ___ and ___,
    air and tissue
  17. Occupational radiation monitoring devices are analyzed in terms of _____, 
    sievert
  18. _______ is used to express the quantity of radiation received by radiation workers and populations.
    Sievert
  19. The _____ is the unit of occupational radiation exposure and effective dose.
    rem
  20. 100 mSv = ____ rem
    10
  21. The _____ is the International System OF Units (SI) of occupational radiation exposure and effective dose.
    sievert (Sv)
  22. 50 rem = ___ mSv
    500
  23. _______ screens reduce exposure of the patient to x-rays by more than 95%
    intensifying
  24. The quantity of radioactive material is measured in ______
    becquerel.

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