Explore BrainMass

Explore BrainMass

    Determining the amount of time required to electroplate silver

    Not what you're looking for? Search our solutions OR ask your own Custom question.

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    An electrolytic cell is used to plate silver from a silver nitrate solution onto an electrode. How many seconds are required to deposit 5.0g of silver if the current is kept constant at 2.0 amperes? Assume 100% current efficiency.

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com December 24, 2021, 4:46 pm ad1c9bdddf

    Solution Summary

    This solution provides in under 20 words a calculation on how to determine amount of silver and then using this answer, how to find the seconds required to deposit that amount of silver at the constant current level.