Q.What are the limitations of Dalton's atomic theory? A. There are various drawbacks of Dalton's Atomic Theory:

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  • It failed to explain anything about the structure of the atom.
  • It failed to explain how atoms of different elements combine and form molecules.
  • It failed to explain any distinction between atoms and molecules.
  • He proposed that atoms are indivisible but now it is false as atoms are further divided into electrons, protons and neutrons.