Ch 40: Electrochemistry, Voltaic Cells & Thermodynamics

About This Chapter

With this helpful chapter, you don't need to struggle unnecessarily to understand voltaic cells, thermodynamics and electrochemistry. Each lesson provided here covers these subjects clearly so you can study for a test or finish a challenging homework assignment.

Electrochemistry, Voltaic Cells & Thermodynamics - Chapter Summary

When you review this chapter, you'll encounter short lessons designed to assist you in learning more about thermodynamics, electrochemistry and voltaic cells. Here you'll watch videos about electrochemical cells, electrochemistry and balancing redox reactions. After finishing this chapter, you should be able to:

  • Identify oxidizing and reducing agents
  • Differentiate between voltaic and electrolytic cells
  • Make calculations with single voltaic cells and electrolytic cells
  • Define standard reduction potentials
  • Discuss thermodynamics and electrochemical reactions
  • Outline cathode and anode half-cell reactions

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