Questions for the chapter about the Standard Model:
- Which two main groups are the elementary particles divided into?
- Give the names of three leptons and three quarks.
- Which two kinds of quarks build up protons and neutrons?
- What is an antiparticle?
- What is a hadron?
- Which are the three kinds of force carrying particles of the Standard Model, and which forces do they mediate?
- How did the scientists come to the conclusion that there should be a Higgs particle?