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Unformatted text preview: objective through his experiment. Also anyone can see what happen in his experiment and will agree with Rutherford’s atomic theory. Conclusion of this experiment can demonstrate the theory. However, when we try an experiment of his theory, I think couple of errors can be happened. Theoretically, every stuff in the experiment has to be correct, but when we try it, we can mistake something. If the gold foil is not 100 percent of gold, other substances can be mixed with gold. Then the conclusion should be changed. The theory has been generally accepted in the scientific community. Rutherford’s atomic theory has been using for a while. It is on the chemistry text book and we are learning about it, that means his atomic theory has been accepted in the scientific community. So I do think there is nothing wrong with Rutherford’s atomic theory and this theory definitely contributed to science and developed science too....
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2010 for the course HIST 2001 taught by Professor Jenny during the Spring '10 term at Aarhus Universitet.
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