Problem: Where in the atom is most of its mass concentrated? What is this mass composed of?

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Atom is made up of 3 subatomic particles:

• protons: mass = 1.67262 × 10−27 kg
 • neutrons: mass = 1.67493 × 10−27 kg
 • electrons: mass = 9.10938 × 10−31 kg


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Where in the atom is most of its mass concentrated? What is this mass composed of?

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