Problem: Which of the following descriptions of a subatomic particle is correct? A. A neutron has no charge and its mass is negligible B. A neutron has a positive charge and a mass of 1 amu C. A proton has a postive charge and a mass of 1 amu. D. An electron has a negative charge and a mass of 1 amu E. A proton has a positive charge and a negligible mass

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  • a neutron has no charge and has a mass of 1 amu
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Which of the following descriptions of a subatomic particle is correct? 

A. A neutron has no charge and its mass is negligible 

B. A neutron has a positive charge and a mass of 1 amu 

C. A proton has a postive charge and a mass of 1 amu. 

D. An electron has a negative charge and a mass of 1 amu 

E. A proton has a positive charge and a negligible mass

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