# Where is each type of particle located in the atom?

May 15, 2017

#### Answer:

Protons & neutrons - is the nucleus.
Electrons - orbits the nucleus.

#### Explanation:

There are three subatomic particles in your standard model of an atom: protons, neutrons, and electrons.

Protons and neutrons reside in the nucleus.

Electrons orbit the nucleus.

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