6L.7 part b Homework Help

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DHavo_1E
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6L.7 part b Homework Help

Postby DHavo_1E » Tue Mar 03, 2020 1:35 pm

Hello,

For the equation H+(aq) +OH-(aq) -> H2O(l), why is water not included in the cell diagram? Thank you!

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Re: 6L.7 part b Homework Help

Postby Ariel Davydov 1C » Tue Mar 03, 2020 3:53 pm

Hi! Since the cell possesses an aqueous solution, water is implied to be present in the cell, so there is no need to include it in the cell diagram. Hope this helps!

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Re: 6L.7 part b Homework Help

Postby Caitlyn Tran 2E » Tue Mar 03, 2020 3:54 pm

It is implied that water is involves when you put that the ions are (aq), so you don't need to include water again because that would make it redundant. Hope this helps!


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