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(a) Ionizing radiation may dislodge an electron from an electrically neutral hydrogen atom. (b) Without its electron, the hydrogen atom becomes a positively charged hydrogen ion (H+).

E^yllB Sources of Ionizing

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Background (Natural environmental)

Cosmic rays from space Radioactive elements in earth's crust Rocks and clay in building materials

Radioactive elements naturally in the body (potassium-40, carbon-14)

Radioactive substances

Other

Atomic and nuclear weapons Mining and processing radioactive minerals Radioactive fuels in nuclear power plants Radioactive elements in consumer products (luminescent dials, smoke detectors, color TV components)

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