Problem: For the following battery: Cd(s) | CdCl2(aq) || Cl-(aq) | Cl2(l) | C(s)A) Write the reduction half reaction occuring at the C(s) electrode. (Include physical states of reactants and products.)C(s) electrode:  please provide.E°= 1.4 VB) From which electrode will electrons flow from the battery into a circuit.a). Cd(s) electrodeb) C(s) electrodeC) Calculate the mass of Cl2 consumed if the battery delivers a constant current of 713 A for 30.0 min.Answer must be in Kg.

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Part a:

Recall: Cell Notation → "easy as ABC"

A = Anode

B = Barrier (||)

C = Cathode


Anode → Oxidation → Lose electrons

Cathode → Reduction → Gain electrons

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For the following battery: Cd(s) | CdCl2(aq) || Cl-(aq) | Cl2(l) | C(s)

A) Write the reduction half reaction occuring at the C(s) electrode. (Include physical states of reactants and products.)

C(s) electrode:  please provide.

E°= 1.4 V


B) From which electrode will electrons flow from the battery into a circuit.

a). Cd(s) electrode

b) C(s) electrode


C) Calculate the mass of Cl2 consumed if the battery delivers a constant current of 713 A for 30.0 min.

Answer must be in Kg.

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