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How did Rutherford figure out the structure of the atom without being able to see it? Simulate the famous experiment in which he disproved the Plum Pudding model of the atom by observing alpha particles bouncing off atoms and determining that they must have a small core.

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    Informal Education,Alpha Particles,General Chemistry,NSDL,Chemistry,Atomic Nuclei,Quantum Phenomena,Rutherford Scattering,Electric Force,Quantum Mechanics,Atomic Structure,Higher Education,Electric Charges,High School,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-051,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Plum Pudding Model,Atoms,Physics,General Public,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110825133357720T

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