6N7


Moderators: Chem_Mod, Chem_Admin

705121606
Posts: 68
Joined: Wed Sep 18, 2019 12:17 am

6N7

Postby 705121606 » Thu Feb 27, 2020 12:56 pm

For cells that have enot=0, how do we know which concentration goes on top and which goes on the bottom for the reaction quotient?

Andrew Liang 1I
Posts: 105
Joined: Fri Aug 30, 2019 12:18 am

Re: 6N7

Postby Andrew Liang 1I » Thu Feb 27, 2020 2:18 pm

For the reaction quotient, the products go on top and in that case it would be the anode which is the left side of the cell diagram. The bottom would be the reactants, which are the cathode given in the the right side of the cell diagram. In other words, the quotient is (anode/cathode).


Return to “Appications of the Nernst Equation (e.g., Concentration Cells, Non-Standard Cell Potentials, Calculating Equilibrium Constants and pH)”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests