# What are the three subatomic particles found inside an atom?

Aug 23, 2017

There are basically three subatomic particles inside an atom

Subatomic particles are those which make up an atom.They are:

color(blue)("Neutron"

$\text{It is the neutral part of an atom}$
$\text{It means that it has no charge. It is neither negative nor positive}$
$\text{It is situated in the nucleus or the centre part of an atom}$

color(green)("Proton"

$\text{It is the positive part of an atom}$
$\text{It has a positive charge}$
$\text{It is also located in the nucleus of an atom attached to a neutron or another proton}$

color(red)("Electron"

$\text{It is the negative part of an atom}$
$\text{It has a negative charge }$
$\text{It revolves around the nucleus of an atom}$