NERNST EQUATION

Asked by  | 4th Jun, 2009, 11:05: AM

Expert Answer:

ln is replaced by  "2.303 log" . Since we use log with base 10 this conversion is always done while using Nernst equation. Substituting the values of all constants R,Fand T=298K and 2.303 , the equation becmes

Ecell = E0CELL- 0.059/n log [C]c [D]D/ [A]A [B]B

provided C,D are the products and A,B are the reactants

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2009, 03:56: PM

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