We are asked to rank alpha particles, beta particles, positrons, and gamma rays in terms of increasing ionizing power.
Ionizing power is the ability of the radiation to convert atoms and molecules into ions.
Rank alpha particles, beta particles, positrons, and gamma rays in terms of increasing ionizing power.
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