First postulated for philosophical reasons democritus

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Unformatted text preview: quantized (1660’s – 1850’s). First postulated for philosophical reasons (Democritus 140 BC) Atom comes from greek indivisible 1 Matter is quantized bits Matter is organized John Dalton (1808) Discrete combinations of elements made compounds (atoms identified) 2H2+O2→2H2O CH4+2O2→ CO2+2H2O Dmitri Mendeleev (1871) Дми́трий Менделе́ев Matter is organized Faraday discrete charges. The amount of metal deposited is proportional to the charge transferred Electric charge is quantized too (more on this Millikan) Electronic plating, Hydrogen fuel, photosynthes...
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