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Homework Help: Ratio of nuclear to atomic radius

  1. Oct 8, 2005 #1
    What is the approximate ratio of the nuclear radius to the atomic radius for elements near the middle of the periodic table?

    It is supposed to be about 10^-5 but how do you get this?
     
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  3. Oct 8, 2005 #2

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