14.13c

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Abigail Urbina 1K
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14.13c

Postby Abigail Urbina 1K » Fri Feb 23, 2018 1:14 am

In the cell diagram for part c of question 13 on the homework, why is the right side of the salt bridge written as Cl-(g)|Cl2(g)? Why is it not Cl2(g)|Cl-(g)?

Hannah Krusenoski 2L
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Re: 14.13c

Postby Hannah Krusenoski 2L » Fri Feb 23, 2018 1:27 am

I believe that either way is correct, as long as they are both part of the anode.

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Re: 14.13c

Postby Sara Sasaki 1K » Fri Feb 23, 2018 3:50 am

I believe that's right as well; it's probably more commonly written as Cl2(g)|Cl-(g) because it makes a little more sense in conveying the reaction occurring, but it doesn't really matter as long as they're both on the anode side


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