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Awesome Particle

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A new particle, called the Awesome Particle, is discovered to have a net charge of 0. It consists of six quarks.

If up quarks have a charge of $+2/3 e$ and down quarks have a charge of $-1/3 e$, which of the following is the correct composition of the Awesome Particle?

A

3 up and 2 down quarks

B

4 up and 2 down quarks

C

3 up and 3 down quarks

D

2 up and 4 down quarks