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Is the electron a nucleon or not?

The term nucleon signifies any particle that is present inside the nucleus of an atom. We know that the nucleus of any atom contains only two particles which are proton an (MORE)
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What are nucleons made of?

Nucleons are made up from quarks. Protons and neutrons each contain three quarks. We haven't been able to split a proton or neutron apart so its more of an idea of quarks base (MORE)

What is a nucleon?

Nucleon The term nucleon is applied to either of the constituent components of the nucleus of an atom. That means that either a proton or a neutron could be a nucleon when the (MORE)
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What is nucleonic flowmeter?

Nucleonic Density gauges send a focused beam of radiation from the source holder to a detector mounted on the opposite side of the process pipe or vessel. As the density withi (MORE)

What are nucleons?

NucleonsNucleons are subatomic particles, such as protons and neutrons, that exist in the nuclei (plural of nucleus) of atoms. Though a proton or neutron can exist outside the (MORE)
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What is an uncharged nucleon?

The uncharged nucleon is the neutron. We use the term nucleon to refer to the particles that make up an atomic nucleus. These you know to be protons and neutrons. You also kno (MORE)

Can a nucleon be either a neutron or a proton?

A nucleon means either a proton or a neutron, yes. However it is conceivable that the word will be extended to mean anything forming the nucleus of an atom. For example rese (MORE)