Consider a concentration cell similar to the one shown below, except that both electrodes are made of Ni and in the left-hand compartment [Ni2+] = 1.0 M. Calculate the cell potential at 25°C when the concentration of Ni2+ in the compartment on the right has each of the following values.
c. 0.10 M
For each case, also identify the cathode, anode, and the direction in which electrons flow.
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