Physics: Nuclear physics. Protons, neutrons, and electrons. Mass number (A) and atomic number ("charge number", Z); conventional symbolism for nuclei. Alpha, beta, and gamma particles; how decay particles behave in magnetic fields. Mathematics of radioactive decay; decay constant; half-life. Biological effects of radiation; rads, RBE (relative biological effect), rems. This is a recording of a tutoring session, posted with the student's permission. These videos are offered on a "pay-what-you-like" basis. You can pay for the use of the videos at my website: http://www.freelance-teacher.com/videos.htm I offer tutoring via Skype. For more information, go to my website. For a printable document containing the problems discussed in this video series, go to my website. For a list of all the available video series, arranged in suggested viewing order, go to my website. For a playlist containing all the videos in this series, click here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HT8_YEoYHOc&feature=PlayList&p=B20579E2579B093B&index=0&playnext=1 (1) Mass number (A) and atomic number (charge number, Z); protons, neutrons, and electrons (2) Alpha, beta, and gamma particles (3) Magnetism review: the right-hand-rule for relating magnetic field and force (4) Continued (5) A problem (6) Continued (7) Equations for radioactive decay. Decay constant and half-life (8) Algebra for radioactive decay (9) A problem (10) Biological effects of radiation; rads, RBE (relative biological effect), rems (11) A problem
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