Like atom are the building blocks of matter.Are ions the building blocks of atoms?

Asked by ROHAN CHANDRA | 1st Mar, 2011, 04:47: AM

Expert Answer:

Dear Student,
No, ions the building blocks of atoms cannot be considered as the building blocks of atoms. Ions are the outcomes of an isolated gaseous atom formed when an atom looses or gains one or more electron.
Atoms conatins electrons, protons, positrons, neutrons etc.
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Answered by  | 1st Mar, 2011, 10:53: AM

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