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Quarks are tiny particles that are the building blocks of larger particles like protons, neutrons, and omega baryons, collectively called hadrons.
Hadrons are a class of subatomic particles that includes protons and neutrons.
So do electrons and particles called hadrons, but their showers differ subtly from those of photons.
There are six different types of quark—up, down, charm, strange, top, and bottom—and most hadrons are made up of different combinations of two or three of them.
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