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Solution: A voltaic cell is constructed that uses the following half-cell reactions: l Cu+ (aq) + e-  →  Cu(s)I2 (s) + 2e-  →  2I- (aq) .The cell is operated at 298 K with [Cu+ ] = 0.26 M and [I- ] = 3.

Problem
A voltaic cell is constructed that uses the following half-cell reactions:
l Cu+ (aq) + e-  →  Cu(s)
I2 (s) + 2e-  →  2I- (aq)

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The cell is operated at 298 K with [Cu+ ] = 0.26 M and [I- ] = 3.6 M .

Which electrode is the anode of the cell?