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CBSE - IX - Chemistry - Structure of the Atom

what is meant bu isobars

Asked by ramya1994 3rd February 2011, 12:00 AM
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 Atoms of different elements with different atomic number but with the same mass number are called isobars. For example calcium and argon have different number of electrons and have different atomic numbers. But they have same mass number as 40 and so they are said to be isobars.

Examples of isobars are


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Answered by Expert 4th February 2011, 9:05 AM

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