What Is the Mass of a Neutron?


The mass of a neutron is 1.6749 x 10^-27 kilograms which is slightly larger than that of a proton. Neutrons are essential within an atomic nucleus because they bind with protons through the strong force.
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The mass of a neutron is slightly larger than that of a proton. The mass is 1/67492729(28)x10-27 kg. A neutron contains a prton, an electron and some subatomic particles. You can find more information here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neutron
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