Register To Attempt Complete Test
The electrolysis of acetate solution produces ethane according to reaction:
2CH3COO– h C2H6(g) + 2CO2(g) + 2e–
The current efficiency of the process is 80%. What volume of gases would be produced at 27°C and 740 torr, if the current of 0.5 A is passed through the solution for 96.45 min?