Advanced Placement / Chemistry

Moving Electrons

In this lab, students use a voltage–current sensor to electrolyze a variety of aqueous solutions to determine the relationship between current, electric charge, and quantity of electrons.


Student Files

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Standards Correlations

IB Topics AP Topics
9.1; 9.2; 19.1 3.13

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Moving Electrons