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Gold Foil Experiment

Q. Which of the following is NOT a conclusion drawn from Rutherford’s gold foil experiment?a. Most of the atom’s mass and all of its positive charge a...

Solved • Sep 14, 2019

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Q. The gold foil Rutherford used in his scattering experiment had a thickness of approximately 6.0×10−3 mm .If a single gold atom has a diameter of 2....

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. The gold foil that Rutherford used in his scattering experiment had a thickness of approximately 0.006 mm .If a single gold atom has a diameter of ...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Prior to Rutherfords gold foil experiment, the "plum pudding" model of the atom represented atomic structure. In this model, the atom is composed o...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Would you expect the number of alpha particles scattered at large angles in Rutherfords experiment to increase, decrease, or stay the same as the t...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Behavior of alpha (αalpha), beta (βeta), and gamma (γgamma) rays in an electric field. Which subatomic particle is equivalent to a β  ray?

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Which of the following statements are consistent with Rutherfords nuclear theory as it was originally stated?The nucleus of an atom is small compar...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Which of the following statements are consistent with Rutherfords nuclear theory as it was originally stated?Neutral lithium atoms contain more neu...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. Which of the following statements are consistent with Rutherfords nuclear theory as it was originally stated? Explain your answers.a. The volume of...

Solved • Oct 25, 2018

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Q. When Rutherford’s coworkers bombarded gold foil with α particles, they obtained results that overturned the existing (Thomson) model of the atom. E...

Solved • Oct 11, 2018

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Q. When a beam of alpha particles passes between two electrically charged plates, the beam is deflected toward the positive plate.a. Trueb. False

Solved • Mar 22, 2018

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Q. Rutherford's experiment with alpha particle scattering by gold foil established that:a. protons are not evenly distributed throughout an atomb.  pr...

Solved • Mar 22, 2018

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Q. The contributions of J. J. Thomson and Ernest Rutherford led the way to today’s understanding of the structure of the atom. What were their contrib...

Solved • Jul 19, 2016

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Q. Which statements are inconsistent with Rutherford's nuclear theory as it was originally stated? Why? a. Since electrons are smaller than protons, ...

Solved • May 23, 2016

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Q. The Rutherford experiment showed that:A. most of the mass of an atom is concentrated at its center.B. an atom consists of electrons, protons, and n...

Solved • Feb 11, 2016