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Cell potential

Posted: Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:06 pm
by Clement Ng
When cell potential is negative since anode potential is larger than cathode, the reaction does not favor products. Can we assume that the reaction favors reactants then? (chapter 14, #31.b)

Re: Cell potential

Posted: Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:39 pm
by Curtis Tam 1J
Yea in that case we say that the reverse reaction is favored.