Problem: Which of the following is true about an electrolytic cell?A) It changes chemical energy into electrical energy.B)  It is the type of cell used in electrocution​C) It uses an electric current to make a nonspontaneous reaction go.​D) All of the above

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Electrolytic cell → electrochemical cell where nonspontaneous process occurs which needs outside energy source (battery)

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Which of the following is true about an electrolytic cell?


A) It changes chemical energy into electrical energy.

B)  It is the type of cell used in electrocution

C) It uses an electric current to make a nonspontaneous reaction go.

D) All of the above

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