Magnesium is produced commercially by electrolysis from a molten salt using a cell

Chemistry: The Central Science | 11th Edition | ISBN: 9780136006176 | Authors: Theodore E. Brown, H. Eugene H LeMay, Bruce E. Bursten, Catherine Murphy, Patrick Woodward

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Problem 23.2

Magnesium is produced commercially by electrolysis from a molten salt using a cell similar to the one shown below. (a) What salt is used as the electrolyte? (b) Which electrode is the anode, and which one is the cathode? (c) Write the overall cell reaction and individual halfreactions. (d) What precautions would need to be taken with respect to the magnesium formed? [Section 23.4]

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Chapter 1 measuring matter and energy  What is chemistry  Study of its matter and change  “central science”  Chemistry branches to all other fields of science  The principle science  What is matter  Anthing that has mass and occupies volume  Found in 3 states/phases...

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Textbook: Chemistry: The Central Science
Edition: 11
Author: Theodore E. Brown, H. Eugene H LeMay, Bruce E. Bursten, Catherine Murphy, Patrick Woodward
ISBN: 9780136006176

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