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Claudeth Martinez 1D
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Battery

Postby Claudeth Martinez 1D » Sun Mar 03, 2019 4:23 pm

Is an electrolytic cell the same thing as a rechargeable battery?

Rachel-Weisz3C
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Re: Battery

Postby Rachel-Weisz3C » Sun Mar 03, 2019 4:30 pm

They are not the same things, but they are similar as a rechargeable battery can act as an electrolytic cell when they are being recharged.

sophiebillings1E
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Re: Battery

Postby sophiebillings1E » Sun Mar 03, 2019 4:41 pm

The most common form of Electrolytic cell is the rechargeable battery. While the battery is being used in the device it is a galvanic cell function (using the redox energy to produce electricity). While the battery is charging it is an electrolytic cell function (using outside electricity to reverse the completed redox reaction).


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