The following items will test you grasp of the material covered in this
lesson. There is only one correct answer for each item. When you complete
the exercise, check you answer with the answer key that follows.
answer any item incorrectly, study again that part of the lesson which
contains the portion involved.
Situation: Your unit must conduct monitoring and survey in the fallout area.
You must ensure this information is accurate and provided promptly to
Which RADIAC instrument is used to measure old fallout contamination,
normally H+48 hours or over?
What is the purpose of periodic monitoring?
warn the commander of the arrival of neutron-induced radiation
assure the commander that the unit area is not contaminated
determine when fallout is completed
check the serviceability of RADIACmeters periodically
Units discontinue continuous monitoring when ordered
headquarters or when which of the following happens?
Dose rate falls below 1cGy/hr
Fallout has not arrived within 30 minutes of the predicted time
Peak dose rate reading is less than 30 cGy/hr
Unit departs that location
Which monitoring technique is the simplest and most precise?