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An Introduction to Physical Science

14th Edition
James Shipman + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305079137
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An Introduction to Physical Science

14th Edition
James Shipman + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305079137

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Chapter 9, Problem 7MC
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Bombarding a metal anode with high-energy electrons produces which of the following? (9.4)

  1. (a) laser light
  2. (b) X-rays
  3. (c) microwaves
  4. (d) neutrons

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An Introduction to Physical Science
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