Problem: An atom that undergoes radioactive decay and has a large nucleus most likely contains ______________.a) a high neutron-proton ratio. b) a low neutron-proton ratio. c) more protons than electrons. d) more electrons than protons.

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An atom that undergoes radioactive decay and has a large nucleus most likely contains ______________.

a) a high neutron-proton ratio. 

b) a low neutron-proton ratio. 

c) more protons than electrons. 

d) more electrons than protons.

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