Problem: Consider the following voltaic cell:(i) For which electrode could you use an inactive material?

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Inactive/ Inert electrodes are electrodes which transfer electrons rather than exchanging ions with the aqueous solution in which they are immersed.


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Consider the following voltaic cell:

(i) For which electrode could you use an inactive material?

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