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Positively charged particles of radiation emitted from the decay of radioactive substances are known as
A) protons
B) alpha particles
C) beta particles
D) electrons
E) gamma rays
 
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Nuclear or radiation decay are primarily of three types: alpha, beta and gamma decay.

Alpha particles are positively charged, beta particles are negatively charged, and gamma radiation is electrically neutral .

Alpha particles (&alp...

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