Question :

Radiocarbon is produced in the atmosphere as a result of

A) collision between fast neutrons and nitrogen nuclei present in the atmosphere
B) action of ultraviolet light from the sun on atmospheric oxygen
C) action of solar radiations particularly cosmic rays on carbon dioxide present in the atmosphere
D) lightning discharge in atmosphere

Answer : A

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out of the following, which is not emitted by radioactive substance?

A) Electrons
B) Electromagnetic radiations
C) Alpha particles
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A) will overflow
B) will not rise
C) depressed
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A) transverse
B) longitudinal
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D) polarised

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A) all stars move from east to west
B) the earth rotates from west to east
C) the earth rotates from east to west
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Light year is a unit of

A) time
B) distance
C) light
D) intensity of light

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