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GabriellaGurl101

  • 3 years ago

If an atom has 3 electrons outside of its nucleus, which combination of protons and neutrons would result in a neutral atom?

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  1. SuperPhatty101
    • 3 years ago
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    um I'm not sure about this answer ^_^" but neutrons don't contribute to the overall charge of the nucleus since they don't have a charge

  2. SuperPhatty101
    • 3 years ago
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    to have a neutral atom the number of protons has to be equal to the number of electrons

  3. SuperPhatty101
    • 3 years ago
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    so 3 protons?

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