How many neutrons are in calcium?


Calcium, classified as an alkaline earth metal, has the symbol Ca on the periodic table. It has 20 protons, 20 electrons and 20 neutrons. Dairy products are a great source of calcium.
Q&A Related to "How many neutrons are in calcium?"
Normal Calcium (Ca-40) has 20 neutrons. Calcium isotopes could have...
The number of protons found in the nucleus of calcium is the same as its atomic number: 20.
The number of protons in the nucleus is the "atomic number", and the total number of protons AND neutrons is the "mass number". That means you can find the number
1 Additional Answer Answer for: how many neutrons are in calcium
In its most abundant isotope, calcium has 20 neutrons.
To calculate the number of neutrons in an isotope of any element, use the formula Mass Number - Atomic Number = Number of Neutrons.
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