Redox Reactions: Electrochemical Cells – basic version
Part of a comprehensive 9-part series exploring the chemistry of both galvanic and electrolytic cells, and their many important applications.
Explains how a Daniell cell works, including energy conversions involved. Outlines the contributions of Daniell, Volta and Galvani to electrochemistry. Explains what the Activity series of Metals is, and how it can be used.
- Daniell cell
- Daniell, Galvani and Volta
- redox reactions and energy conversions
- using the Activity Series of Metals
- Electrochemical Series (brief intro)
Chemistry Consultant: Warren Moseley (Co-author, Heinnemann Chemistry 2; former member VCAA Chemistry Standing C’tee).
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