# How much electricity is required in coulomb for the oxidation of 1 mol of FeO to Fe2O3. - Chemistry

How much electricity is required in coulomb for the oxidation of 1 mol of FeO to Fe2O3.

#### Solution

According to the question,

Fe^(2+) -> Fe^(3+) + e^(-1)

Electricity required for the oxidation of 1 mol of FeO to Fe2O3 = 1 F

= 96487 C

Concept: Electrolytic Cells and Electrolysis - Products of Electrolysis
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NCERT Class 12 Chemistry
Chapter 3 Electrochemistry
Q 14.2 | Page 92