Chemistry

The atomic number of an electrically neutral atom is equal to the number of:
Choose all that apply.

Neutrons

Electrons

Protons

I chose Electrons but somehow my homework program is telling me it's wrong? I also tried checking all of them.

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  1. protons

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  2. For a chemically neutral element (BOTH) electrons and protons is the correct answer.

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  3. Neutrons and Protons

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  4. Its protons and electrons because its neutral

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