# Homework Help: A bound quark-antiquark pair

1. Feb 19, 2010

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A bound quark-antiquark pair is a ________ while a bound quark triplet is a ________

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

I think that a bound quark-antiquark pair is a baryon while a bound quark triplet is a meson.

Where can I find a mathematical equation to back that statement up?

2. Feb 19, 2010

### ideasrule

Other way round.

You don't need any equations. "Meson" and "baryon" are just names.