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Overview 3 Provides a timeline of discoveries      
Theory 1 Explains alpha scattering Outlines Rutherford’s interpretation View the demonstration Analyse its importance
Theory 2 Outlines the atom Explains isotopes Introduces use of symbols for elements Explains mass number and atomic number
Theory 3 Provides table of comparison for Alpha, beta gamma Details ionising & penetrating abilities Outlines nature of the radiations  
Theory 4 Explains
Decay series
Diagram
of series
Demonstrates series  
Theory 5 Law of decay Demonstration of decay Meaning of activity Introduction to half-life
Theory 6 Explains Half-life Diagram How to measure Sample values
Theory 7 Explains Geiger counter Diagram How to set it up Possible errors
Theory 8 Context of C14 Dating Concept of C14 Dating Formation of Carbon Calculation of age
Theory 9 Demonstration
of Fission
Concept of Fission Discovery

Applications
Theory 10 Concept of
chain reaction
Difficulties

Atom bomb Natural fission reactor
Theory 11 Potential of nuclear energy How much energy Nuclear waste Classification of waste
Theory 12 Concept of Reactors Components of reactors Operation of reactors Exposure
Theory 13 Concept of fusion Attractions Difficulties Current research
Uses 1 Gives over of uses Outlines
some uses
   
Uses 2 Gives medical applications Introduces Nuclear medicine Explains detectors and imagers Monitoring of user safety
Uses 3 Energy from Fusion Energy from Fission Energy from radioactivity  
Dangers 1 Type of risk Scale of risk Nuclear fallout Precautions
Dangers 2 Chernobyl What happened Why it happened What consequences
Dangers 3 Advantages Disadvantages Risk of accidents  
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