Problem: Give the number of protons and neutrons in 83209 X.

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An element can be represented as:


identity of the element Atomic number (Z) = # of protons

neutral element:            # of protons = # of electrons

Mass number (A)

            mass number = # of protons + # of neutrons


Atomic number: 83

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Give the number of protons and neutrons in 83209 X.

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