Problem: Consider the voltaic cell: a. Determine the direction of electron flow and label the anode and the cathode. b. Write a balanced equation for the overall reaction and calculate E°cell. c. Label each electrode as negative or positive.  d. Indicate the direction of anion and cation flow in the salt bridge.

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Consider the voltaic cell:

a. Determine the direction of electron flow and label the anode and the cathode.

b. Write a balanced equation for the overall reaction and calculate E°cell.

c. Label each electrode as negative or positive. 

d. Indicate the direction of anion and cation flow in the salt bridge.

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