Galvanic Cells and pH

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ashwathinair
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Galvanic Cells and pH

Postby ashwathinair » Sun Mar 01, 2020 10:27 pm

Do the sides of galvanic cells (anode and cathode) have different pH, and if so, how might that affect how we solve for half reactions?

Charisse Vu 1H
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Re: Galvanic Cells and pH

Postby Charisse Vu 1H » Sun Mar 01, 2020 11:13 pm

I believe that it only matters when H+ or OH- are involved in the reaction (when you are using the Nernst equation).


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