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Homework Help: Calculate the potential (voltage) of a standard cell

  1. Jul 18, 2007 #1
    Calculate the potential (voltage) of a standard cell with these half-cell reactions:
    Ni(s) -----> Ni2+ + 2 e-
    2 e- + Cl2(g) -----> 2 Cl-

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  3. Jul 18, 2007 #2
    What is your [tex] E_{cell}[/tex] for each redox reaction?
    Either they are in the problem, or there is a list that has all the [tex] E_{cell}[/tex] for many reactions.
     
  4. Jul 18, 2007 #3

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    Please read the posting guidelines - we can not do your homework for you.

    https://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=93677
     
  5. Jul 19, 2007 #4
    the first is -0.25; the second is 1.360
     
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