atoms r neither created nor destroyed , then : a) how r new elements created in labs ? b) do radioactive elements respect dis theory ??

Asked by shuchi.saumya | 23rd Jul, 2010, 12:00: AM

Expert Answer:

a) New elements are created from the raections of some old elements or compounds which undergo a chemical reaction. Reactants get converted to new products.
b) Yes radioactive elements respect this. When the disintegrate, they form new elements but the law is obeyed.

Answered by  | 26th Jul, 2010, 11:13: AM

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