# Problem: Determine the redox reaction represented by the following cell notation. Fe(s) | Fe2+(aq) ‖ Cu2+(aq) | Cu(s)   a) Cu(s) + Fe2+(aq) → Fe(s) + Cu 2+(aq) b) Fe(s) + Cu2+(aq) → Cu(s) + Fe 2+(aq) c) 2 Fe(s) + Cu2+(aq) → Cu(s) + 2 Fe 2+(aq) d) 2 Cu(s) + Fe2+(aq) → Fe(s) + 2 Cu 2+(aq) e) 3 Fe(s) + 2 Cu2+(aq) → 2 Cu(s) + 3 Fe 2+(aq)

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Determine the redox reaction represented by the following cell notation.

Fe(s) | Fe2+(aq) ‖ Cu2+(aq) | Cu(s)

a) Cu(s) + Fe2+(aq) → Fe(s) + Cu 2+(aq)

b) Fe(s) + Cu2+(aq) → Cu(s) + Fe 2+(aq)

c) 2 Fe(s) + Cu2+(aq) → Cu(s) + 2 Fe 2+(aq)

d) 2 Cu(s) + Fe2+(aq) → Fe(s) + 2 Cu 2+(aq)

e) 3 Fe(s) + 2 Cu2+(aq) → 2 Cu(s) + 3 Fe 2+(aq)

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