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Explain Rutherford’s nuclear model of an atom.

Answer :

Rutherford’s nuclear model of an atom: -

i. There is a positively charged center in an atom called the nucleus. Nearly all the mass of an atom resides inside the nucleus.

ii. The electrons revolve around the nucleus in well-defined orbits.

iii. The size of the nucleus is very small as compared to the size of an atom.

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