Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 33 - Think and Explain: 44

Answer

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Work Step by Step

A sample of radioactive material feels warmer than its environment because the emitted radiation dumps thermal energy into the sample and its surroundings.
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