Importance of Emax

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Natalie Yakobian
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Importance of Emax

Postby Natalie Yakobian » Sun Jan 31, 2016 5:08 pm

What is the importance of saying that it is the maximum amount of potential or work being done?

Kaitlin Ross 3E
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Re: Importance of Emax

Postby Kaitlin Ross 3E » Sun Jan 31, 2016 10:33 pm

The maximum potential difference between two electrodes signifies the electromotive force (emf) which is when the reaction has very little current flow and is reversible.

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