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Which statement accurately describes the atoms of a specific element?

A zinc‚ Zn‚ atom contains 30 protons inside the nucleus and 30 electrons outside the nucleus.

A scandium‚ Sc‚ atom contains 45 electrons outside the nucleus and 21 neutrons inside the nucleus.

An indium‚ In‚ atom contains 115 protons inside the nucleus and 49 neutrons outside the nucleus.

An aluminum‚ Al‚ atom contains 27 electrons and 27 protons inside the nucleus.

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  2. Technically, none of the statements is completely accurate but the first one about Zn is the closest. Protons and electrons are correct but the statement doesn't list the number of neutrons.

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