## Largest E°cell question test #2

$\Delta G^{\circ} = -nFE_{cell}^{\circ}$

Hailey Boehm 2H
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### Largest E°cell question test #2

How do you figure out the largest E°cell on test #2? I though that you would have to pick the greatest reducer and weakest oxidizer to get the largest E°cell but I got the question wrong. thanks!
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Chase Yonamine 1J
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### Re: Largest E°cell question test #2

You would have to pick is the biggest reducing agent and the biggest oxidizing agent.

Sarah Kiamanesh 1D
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### Re: Largest E°cell question test #2

The way to determine which species is the best reducing agent is by looking at the reduction potentials. Good reducing agents have low reduction potentials, meaning that they get oxidized and give up their electrons. On the other hand, good oxidizing agents have high reduction potentials, meaning that they are more likely to be reduced and accept electrons.

Anand Narayan 1G
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### Re: Largest E°cell question test #2

You would choose the largest reducing agent as well as the largest oxidizing agent

Pritish Patil 1K
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### Re: Largest E°cell question test #2

One would choose the largest reducing agent and the largest oxidizing agent.