“Atoms can neither be created nor destroyed.” This principle was given by:

A. Avogadro
B. Dalton
C. Rutherford
D. Niels Bohr

Answer

Correct Answer: B. Dalton

Detailed About MCQs

The given principle is one of the postulates of Dalton’s atomic theory given in 1803 by John Dalton. The postulates of Dalton’s atomic theory are as follows:
1. Elements consist of indivisible small particles (atoms).
2. All atoms of the same element are identical; different elements have different types of atom.
3. Atoms can neither be created nor destroyed. 

Write a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *