reduction is more positive Ecell


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inlovewithchemistry
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reduction is more positive Ecell

Postby inlovewithchemistry » Fri Mar 15, 2019 11:32 am

when given couples like (U3+/U and La3+/La), is the only way to tell which is the reduction and which is the oxidation to compare the Ecell values? and see which is more positive?

Aidan Ryan 1B
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Re: reduction is more positive Ecell

Postby Aidan Ryan 1B » Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:17 pm

I think so. Use E(cathode)-E(anode) and find which combo will be positive.


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