## electrolysis

$E_{cell} = E_{cell}^{\circ}-\frac{RT}{nF}\ln Q$

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### electrolysis

when a problem states that a reaction is electrolyzed, can we assume that the reaction is non spontaneous?

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### Re: electrolysis

Yes, electrolysis is a process used to use outside electric current to drive non-spontaneous reactions.

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### Re: electrolysis

Yes, the reaction will be electrolyzed to allow it to proceed when it cannot otherwise proceed because it is non-spontaneous.

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### Re: electrolysis

Well when it says electrolyzed it refers to the use of eternal energy and that occurs when a reaction is non-spontaneous.

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### Re: electrolysis

Yes, electrolysis is utilized to drive non-spontaneous reactions.

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### Re: electrolysis

yes

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### Re: electrolysis

Yes. The electrolysis supplies the external energy that can be used to drive a non spontaneous reaction.

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