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Pions vs. Fermi Dirac Statistics and Bose-Einstein Statistics

  1. Jan 14, 2013 #1
    I have a small question, and Im not sure if im missing something:
    Today I glanced at the wikipedia page for Pions, and saw this: Statistics: Bosonic
    Can anyone explain to me why a quark paired with a anti-quark obey Bose-Einstein Statistics? If quarks obey Fermi-Dirac statistics, and have integer spins, how can this be?
    Last edited: Jan 14, 2013
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 14, 2013 #2
    Nevermind! Posted too soon, answered my own question!
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