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The atomic theory is that all matter is made up of tiny units or particles called atoms. This theory describes the characteristics, structure and behavior of atoms as well as the components that make up atoms. Furthermor... More »

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The modern atomic theory is a theory that all matter is composed of tiny particles called atoms. This theory is used in physics and chemistry to explain the behavior of all matter. More »

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Dalton's atomic theory states four critical truths about atoms: firstly, everything is made up of atoms and atoms cannot be destroyed. Secondly, all atoms within a single element are identical. Thirdly, compounds are for... More »

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Calculating the ionization energy of atoms is a simple process that requires basic knowledge of the electron configuration arrived at through Koopman's theory. Ionization energy is the energy an electron takes to detach ... More »

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