The Nucleus

IB Physics: The Nucleus

When atoms are drawn they are never drawn to scale since if the electrons were on the page the nucleus would be too small to see. This can cause some misconceptions.Occam"s razor crops up again here. It could be that different nuclei have different mass and charge because they are different, however this would give many different particles, it would be simpler if they were all made of the same 2 particles.

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