Advertisement Remove all ads

Write Cell Reaction in Lead Storage Battery During Discharge. - Chemistry

Numerical

Write cell reaction in lead storage battery during discharge.

Advertisement Remove all ads

Solution

The electrode reaction that occurs during discharge.

At anode

`Pb_((s))+SO_(4(aq))^-2->PbSO_(4(s))+2e^-`

At Cathode

`PbO_(2(s)) + 4H_((aq))^+ +SO_(4(aq))^(2-) +2e^-  ->PbSO_(4(s))+2H_2O (l)`

Overall reaction

`Pb_((s))+PbO_(2(s))+4H_((aq))^+ +2SO_(4(aq))^-2->2PbSO_(4(s))+2H_2O`

  Is there an error in this question or solution?
Advertisement Remove all ads

APPEARS IN

Advertisement Remove all ads
Advertisement Remove all ads
Share
Notifications

View all notifications


      Forgot password?
View in app×