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In the standard model the mass for the quarks and other elementary particles comes from from the Higgs mechanism. In the case of the quarks, the masses given in the table of the link are calculated using convoluted theoretical models and data input from scattering experiments.4 At the moment chiral symmetry breaking does not contribute to the quark masses ...


I would imagine that, the energy that pulls the quark pair into the black hole is intrinsic energy (ie it comes from the black hole), and the quarks created through 'spaghettification' would only be proportional to that energy pulling on them. Therefore, seeing as energy is equal to mass and vice versa this new mass would not be created, rather transformed ...

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