The Daniell Cell

Moderators: Chem_Mod, Chem_Admin

Jason Muljadi 2C
Posts: 62
Joined: Thu Jul 27, 2017 3:01 am

The Daniell Cell

Postby Jason Muljadi 2C » Sun Feb 18, 2018 9:11 pm

Is the Daniell cell basically the only example of a galvanic cell that we need to know for this course? Or do we need to know more examples?

Kayla Danesh 1F
Posts: 38
Joined: Thu Jul 13, 2017 3:00 am

Re: The Daniell Cell

Postby Kayla Danesh 1F » Sun Feb 18, 2018 10:55 pm

I think the Daniell Cell is just one specific type of electrochemical cell that we can use as a basis for doing different problems that involve electrochemical cells/redox reactions. As long as you understand why/how the Daniell Cell works, you can apply these ideas to any similar electrochemical cell.

Adrienne Dang 1B
Posts: 30
Joined: Fri Sep 29, 2017 7:05 am

Re: The Daniell Cell

Postby Adrienne Dang 1B » Sun Feb 18, 2018 10:57 pm

I think it's more important that you just understand galvanic cells in general, and I don't think you need to remember the specifics of the Daniell Cell or other examples, just know how they work

Cyianna 2F
Posts: 34
Joined: Wed Nov 16, 2016 3:04 am

Re: The Daniell Cell

Postby Cyianna 2F » Sun Feb 18, 2018 11:41 pm

For galvanic cells, we mainly need to focus on what constitutes as a galvanic cell and the direction of electron flow.

Joanne Guan 1B
Posts: 30
Joined: Sat Jul 22, 2017 3:01 am

Re: The Daniell Cell

Postby Joanne Guan 1B » Mon Feb 19, 2018 12:02 am

What makes the Daniell cell different from a general galvanic cell?


Return to “Galvanic/Voltaic Cells, Calculating Standard Cell Potentials, Cell Diagrams”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest