6N.13 part a

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Malia Shitabata 1F
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6N.13 part a

Postby Malia Shitabata 1F » Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:50 pm

Calculate the reaction quotient, Q, for the following cell reactions, given the measured values of the cell potential. balance the chemical equations by using the smallest whole number coefficients: Pt(s)|Sn4+(aq), Sn2+(aq)||Pb4+(aq), Pb2+(aq)|C(gr), Ecell=+1.33

Is there a typo in the answer because I keep getting 2.65x10^6 but the solution manual says Q=10^6. I used all the same numbers, I just simplified it differently compared to the answer key.

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Re: 6N.13 part a

Postby Brian_Ho_2B » Tue Mar 03, 2020 11:12 am

I've been getting the same answer that you're getting, so I'm 99% sure that it is an error in the solutions manual.

Haley Dveirin 1E
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Re: 6N.13 part a

Postby Haley Dveirin 1E » Tue Mar 03, 2020 11:43 am

I am getting the same answer as well. I think it is an error in the solution manual.

Sue Bin Park 2I
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Re: 6N.13 part a

Postby Sue Bin Park 2I » Tue Mar 03, 2020 7:07 pm

i third that. definitely an error.

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