Are atoms charged?

Answer Atoms are the smallest building blocks of all the universe's elements. They are made up of positively and negatively charged particles, yet overall usually balance out so that they have no charge, ... Read More »

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What are charged atoms called?

Charged atoms are called ions. Ions are created when an atom gains or loses an electron. If the atom gains electrons, it is called an anion, or negative ion. If the atom loses electrons, it is cal... Read More »

Is it true that you use a lot of electricity by leaving your phone charged plugged in after it is charged?

It is not true. Cell phone chargers use feedback circuitry to determine when the phone battery is properly charged and then basically shut off. Actually, they don't shut off entirely as they are ... Read More »

How many atoms are in one mole of uranium atoms?

One mole, also known as Avoagadro's number, always equates to 6.022 times 10 to the power of 23 atoms. It does not change from element to element. Thus, there are 602,200,000,000,000,000,000,000 at... Read More »

How many atoms are in one mole of aluminum atoms?

One mole of aluminum atoms equals a very large number atoms, and that number can be explained in a couple of ways. One mole of anything, including aluminum atoms, is the same as 6.02 times 10 to th... Read More »