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Why Do Electrons Have a Charge?

can quantum mechanics explain why electron has a charge??? and why is that a charged body is always associated with matter?

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4 years, 3 months ago

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MY OPINION: Charge is Like mass.Everything in the universe which creates a "bump" in the gravitational field has mass.That bump is experienced as gravity.Similarly bump(CONSTANT) in electric field creates force and particles causing forces-> we call it charge one type charge produces attractive and other repulsive.Similarly we have discovered antimatter which does not attract but repel each other.If we throw a ball it will move UP!!! Velmurugan Mohan Krishnapuram · 4 years, 3 months ago

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String theory can explain this. Though String theory is not verified till now. Shubham Srivastava · 4 years, 3 months ago

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charge is the fundamental property of matter. It's similar to like a matter has some mass.. Prince Arora · 4 years, 3 months ago

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