Why do we call it an "atom"
This word has its origin in Greek. This word has two parts. A- means. " no". -tom means the knife. Ancient Greeks were very brilliant people. They figured it out if you start cutting any material or matter , a time will come you won't be able to cut it anymore That would be smallest particle or the atom " that can't be cut". Vocab Tunes makes it easier to understand words based on the meaning of their parts using our system of acquiring a large vocabulary by singing and dancing to our 21 songs.