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Cover of Radiation Math



Grade Levels

Grades 5-8, Grades 9-12


Mathematics, Physical Science, Space Science, Algebra, Geometry, Problem Solving, Waves, Light, Solar System and Planets, Space Radiation, Sun


Educator Guides, Lesson Plans / Activities

Radiation can be mysterious. Help students understand that they are surrounded by radiation. Problems in Radiation Math use mathematical applications to explain concepts such as background radiation; radiation effects on humans and technology; radon gas; sun spot cycles; and the Van Allen Belts. The problems in this guide include basic math, geometry, unit conversions, analyzing graphs, and graphical and function integrations. The one-page assignments are accompanied by one-page answer keys.
Radiation Math  [19MB PDF file]
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