Which postulate of Dalton’s atomic theory is the result of the law of conservation of mass?



Dalton’s postulate 

“The atoms are indivisible , which cannot be created or destroyed in a chemical reaction”

Tells us that atoms can neither be created, nor be destroyed in a chemical reaction.

This postulate is a result of the law of conservation of mass

  1. Class 9
  2. Chapter 3 Class 9 - Atoms And Molecules (Term 2)

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