Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 30 - Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity - Misconceptual Questions: 1

Answer

Choice A.

Work Step by Step

Isotopes of the same element can differ in the number of neutrons, and ions can differ in the number of electrons. The number of protons in the nucleus determines the identity of the element.
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