Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0321910419
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-041-7

Chapter 20 - Electrochemistry - Exercises: 20.3a

Answer

a) This process involves oxidation. In oxidation, metal atoms are converted into positively charged ions after they lose their electron(s) and leave electrode.

Work Step by Step

- In oxidation atom is converted into ion and ion drifts into solution
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