Problem: Calculate the cell potential for the following reaction as written at 25.00°C, given that [Mg2+] = 0.751 M and [Fe2+] = 0.0170 M. Standard reduction potentials can be found here. Mg(s) + Fe2+(aq) ⇌ Mg2+(aq) + Fe(s) E =

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Calculate the cell potential for the following reaction as written at 25.00°C, given that [Mg2+] = 0.751 M and [Fe2+] = 0.0170 M. Standard reduction potentials can be found here. 

Mg(s) + Fe2+(aq) ⇌ Mg2+(aq) + Fe(s) 

E =

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