What is Electrolysis? - Definition, Process & Facts


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Given the following diagram what does label A correspond to?

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1. Conducting an electrolysis reaction is associated with which one of the following purposes?

2. Which of the following electrochemical cells are used exclusively with electrolysis?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The electrolysis process is used in various ways. The quiz will test your knowledge on the purpose of electrolysis. The printable worksheet can be used to study information from this lesson.

Quiz and Worksheet Goals

This assessment will test your knowledge in the following areas:

  • Areas in which the electrolysis process is carried out
  • Purposes of an electrolysis reaction
  • Cells exclusive to the electrolysis process
  • Solutions needed for electrolysis
  • Types of electrodes

Skills Practiced

The quiz will test the following skills:

  • Making connections - use understanding of the electrochemical cell used in the electrolysis process to label parts of a diagram
  • Information Recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the electrolysis process
  • Knowledge Application - applying knowledge to answer questions regarding how electrolysis is used

Additional Learning

By reviewing the lesson titled What is Electrolysis? - Definition, Process & Facts, you will learn the following information:

  • Definition of electrolysis
  • Types of electrodes and the charges they carry
  • Items needed to conduct the electrolysis process