Choose the BEST answer to the following. When an element ejects a beta particle, the atomic number of that element (a) reduces by 1. (b) increases by 1. (c) reduces by 2. (d) increases by 2.

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Choose the BEST answer to the following.

When an element ejects a beta particle, the atomic number of that element

(a) reduces by 1.

(b) increases by 1.

(c) reduces by 2.

(d) increases by 2.

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