Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 31 - Nuclear Energy; Effects and Uses of Radiation - Questions: 21

Answer

Radiation can kill bacteria and damage viruses.

Work Step by Step

Radiation can be lethal to bacteria and viruses. Exposing medical supplies and food to radiation can sterilize them.
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