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Air Cerenkov Detectors: Quiz

Air Cerenkov Detectors Quiz

  1. Air Cerenkov detectors are different than all other cosmic gamma-ray detectors in that:

  2. An air shower is:

  3. The pool of Cerenkov radiation which reaches the detector can be approximately:

  4. The biggest problem for Air Cerenkov detectors is:

  5. Air Cerenkov detectors have excellent energy resolution.

  6. Air Cerenkov detectors have excellent timing resolution.


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