Those that pass straight through did so because they didn't encounter any nuclei.

I just had a look at BBC Bitesize which said this as well. Thought it would be helpful:

A small number of alpha particles being deflected at large angles suggested that there is a concentration of positive charge in the atom. Like charges repel, so the positive alpha particles were being repelled by positive c... more

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