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As long as you have the anode on the left side and the cathode on the right side, it should be fine. Usually, you can determine what is losing the electron or gaining the electron when you're writing the half reactions if you know which are the anode and the cathode.
VioletKo3F wrote:Does order matter when drawing cell diagrams? For example: Au(s)|Au3+(aq)|| or Au3+(aq)|Au(s)||
For drawing cell diagrams, the anode is on the left of the "||" and the cathode is on the right. The electrode are on the far left and the far right-- one for the anode and one for the cathode. In between, you have either the gases, or the aqueous solutions involved in the oxidation (anode, left) equation, and the reduction (cathode, right) equation.
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