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Postby Helen Shi 1J » Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:10 am

What exactly is an electrode?

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Re: Electrode

Postby Morgan Baxter 1E » Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:11 am

An electrode is a metal that is used conduct electricity.

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Re: Electrode

Postby Austin Ho 1E » Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:12 am

Electrodes are simply the cells where electrochemical reactions take place. In a given example, an electrode refers to either the anode or cathode. Basically, an electrode in the cell (or half cell) where the electrochemical reaction happens.

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