Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Grade Levels: 9-12
Publication Year: 2013
Subjects: Mathematics, Space Science
The accumulation of radiation throughout a person's lifetime is a total lifetime dosage. This lifetime dosage can make humans susceptible to various forms of cancers. In this problem, students calculate the total lifetime dosages in Rems. A one-page teacher guide accompanies the one-page assignment.
Problem 2, Radiation Background and Lifestyles [180KB PDF file]
This mathematics problem is part of Space Math III.