The initial potential of the given cell should be determined. Concept introduction: For the generation of current in an electrolytic cell an enough potential difference is required. This potential difference overcomes the opposition offered by the ions and electrons. The potential difference is expressed as the product of current flowing in the circuit and the resistance of the cell.

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Principles of Instrumental Analysis

7th Edition
Douglas A. Skoog + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305577213

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Chapter 22, Problem 22.15QAP
Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

The initial potential of the given cell should be determined.

Concept introduction:

For the generation of current in an electrolytic cell an enough potential difference is required. This potential difference overcomes the opposition offered by the ions and electrons. The potential difference is expressed as the product of current flowing in the circuit and the resistance of the cell.

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