Concentration cells


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Concentration cells

Postby KarenaKaing_1D » Mon Feb 08, 2016 11:12 pm

What are the characteristics of concentration cells and how can you tell you have a concentration cell from the problem?

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Re: Concentration cells

Postby Chem_Mod » Mon Feb 08, 2016 11:26 pm

Concentration cell is a cell that have two identical electrodes but only different in concentration. Thus Eo should be 0 and the potential can be calculated by Nerst equation.


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