A diagram showing ionising particles. From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Alfa_beta_gamma_radiation.svg
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An alpha particle is one type of radiation released from an unstable nucleus. An alpha particle...
A beta particle is a form of radiation given off by radioactive sources. It is a high speed...
Gamma rays are part of the electromagnetic spectrum. They have a frequency of aproxamply 10 Hz...