## Chemistry: A Molecular Approach (3rd Edition)

$7.33\times10^{3}$ electrons
Mass of 1 proton = 1.00727 amu Mass of 1 neutron = 1.00866 amu Total mass of Helium nucleus = $2\times(1.00727) + 2\times(1.00866)$ = 4.03186 amu Mass of 1 electron = 0.00055 amu. Nmber of electrons to be equal to mass of nucleus = $\frac{4.03186}{0.00055}$ = $7.33\times10^{3}$ electrons.