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Homework Help: Edexcel Physics Syllabus point

  1. Oct 27, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    explain why high energies are required to break particles into their constituents and to see fine structure

    this is a point on the syllabus and I can't find an answer in the book

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 27, 2011 #2
    is it that the "strong force" holds constituent particles together
    thus very high forces are needed to seperate them?
  4. Oct 28, 2011 #3
    this is the only point on the syllabus I don't quite get
    could someone please run me through the main principles

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