What is galvanic cell?

Asked by kripanjalihimansu | 28th Feb, 2019, 06:57: AM

Expert Answer:

Galvanic cell:

A galvanic cell is an electrochemical cell that converts the chemical energy of a spontaneous redox reaction into electrical energy.

  • In this device, the Gibbs energy of the spontaneous redox reaction is converted into electrical work 
           which may be used for running motor or other electrical gadgets like heater, fan, geyser, etc.
  • The following redox reaction occurs in Galvanic cell,
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Answered by Varsha | 28th Feb, 2019, 11:04: AM