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Homework Help: Lead acid battery experiment reaction

  1. Jul 2, 2010 #1
    My set up was simply putting two lead plates in to a beaker of sulphuric acid, then connect the lead plates to a power supply. What is the reaction for charging and discharging the cell? All equations I could found contain lead (IV) oxide... Is the reactions of my set up differ from a real commercial lead acid battery?
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  3. Jul 8, 2010 #2
    of course it differs
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