Are atoms the smallest particle of matter?


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Ace anonymous answered
The smallest particles of matter that is known to exist are quarks. Quarks combine together to make hadrons. The most common hadrons are protons and neutrons. Protons neutrons and/or electrons combine together to make an atom. So the answer is no, atoms are NOT the smallest particle of matter
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John answered
Smallest  particle is called a quark. A quark makes up the nucleus of an atom. There are a total of 6 types of quarks.

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