Determine the number of protons and neutrons in the isotope Fe-53.
a) 26 protons and 58 neutrons
b) 32 protons and 26 neutrons
c) 26 protons and 32 neutrons
d) 53 protons and 53 neutrons
Chapter 2: Atoms, Molecules, and Ions Definitions Atoms- the smallest unit of an element; can participate in chemical change Compound- consists of atoms of two or more elements combined in a small, whole number ratio Alpha Rays- positively charged particles; relatively massive Beta Rays- negatively charged particles Gamma Rays- not effected...