Particle FAQs:


Q: Is a particle a minute fragment or quantity of matter?

A: Yes.

Q: Are particles particularly useful when modelling nature?

A: Yes, as the full treatment of many phenomena is complex.

Q: Is a particle a small localized object to which can be ascribed several physical or chemical properties such as volume or mass?

A: Yes.

Q: Are particles the components of a colloid?

A: Yes.

Q: Are particles truly punctual?

A: Yes.

Q: Are particles the subatomic particles?

A: Yes, and which refer to particles smaller than atoms.

Q: Are particles studied in chemistry?

A: Yes, as well as atomic and molecular physics.

Q: Are particles the realm of statistical physics?

A: Yes.

Q: Are particles called "observationally stable"?

A: Yes, In general, a particle decays from a high-energy state to a lower-energy state by emitting some form of radiation, such as the emission of photons.

Q: Are particles studied in particle physics?

A: Yes.