Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

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

Chapter 20 - Electrochemistry - Exercises - Page 902: 20.42a


Equation of this reaction is: $Pt (s) + 2Cd^{2+} (aq) → 2Cd (s) + Pt^{4+}$ Hence we can conclude that anode is Pt and cathode is Cd, as electrons flow from Pt to Cd.

Work Step by Step

Given above
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.