Nuclide Notation and Specific Charge

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What is the proton number?
The number of protons in the atom
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What is another name for the proton number?
Atomic Number
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What is the symbol for the atomic number?
z
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What defines an element?
The number of protons it has
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What is the nucleon number?
The number of nucleons in an atom
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What is another name for nucleon number?
Atomic Mass number
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What is the symbol for atomic mass?
A
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What does nuclide notation tell you about an atom?
Atomic Mass, Atomic number, reactivity
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Is A on the top or bottom in nuclide notation?
Top
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Is Z on top or bottom in Nuclide notation?
Bottom
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Define Specific charge
The ration of an atoms/ions charge to its mass
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What is charge measured in?
Coulombs
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What is mass measured in?
Kg
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Give the Equation for specific charge
Specific Charge= Charge/Mass
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Why must a neutral atom have the same number of protons and electrons?
So that the charges can cancel eachother out
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What is a fundamental particle?
A particle which can't be split up into any more/smaller particles
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Which sub-atomic particle does an elements reactions and chemical behaviour rely on?
Electrons
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What is the unit for specific charge?
Ckg^-1
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What does 'Specific' usually mean in physics?
Per unit mass
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Name a fundamental particle
Electron
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Atomic Number

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z

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The number of protons it has

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The number of nucleons in an atom

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