Problem: Consider an atom of 10B.(b) What is the symbol of the atom obtained by adding one proton to 10B?(c) What is the symbol of the atom obtained by adding one neutron to 10B?Are either of the atoms obtained in parts B and C isotopes of 10B? If so, which one?

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Atomic number = # of proton

Atomic mass = # of neutron + # of proton


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Consider an atom of 10B.

(b) What is the symbol of the atom obtained by adding one proton to 10B?

(c) What is the symbol of the atom obtained by adding one neutron to 10B?

Are either of the atoms obtained in parts B and C isotopes of 10B? If so, which one?

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