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Which scientist among the following stated that all matter is composed of small indivisible particles called atoms?

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Mendeleev
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Bohr
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Dalton
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Rutherford
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The correct option is C Dalton
Dalton, in his atomic theory, had postulated that all matter is composed of tiny indivisible particles called atoms. Parts of this theory were proved wrong after the discovery of subatomic particles like electrons, protons and neutrons.

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