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ERIC Number: EJ530080
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0021-9584
The Comparative Performance of Batteries: The Lead-Acid and the Aluminum-Air Cells.
LeRoux, Xavier; And Others
Journal of Chemical Education, v73 n8 p811-17 Aug 1996
Describes a teaching program that shows how electrochemical principles can be conveyed by means of hands-on experiences of student-centered teaching experiments. Employs the readily available lead-acid cell and the simple aluminum-air cell. Discusses the batteries, equilibrium cell potential, performance comparison, current, electrode separation, resistive load, and discharge time. Contains 16 references. (JRH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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