A nuetron is made up of two down quarks and one up quark(ddu). so it will be negative ,but we now a neutron is neutral in nature??

Asked by whitestone7587 | 31st Jul, 2014, 09:46: AM

Expert Answer:

A neutron is made up of two down quark and one up quark so net charge will be (-1/3 e) + (-1/3e) + (+2/3e) = (-2/3 e) +(+ 2/3e) = o
which indicates that neutron is nuetral.no charge as such.

Answered by Jyothi Nair | 31st Jul, 2014, 09:55: AM

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