- 05/10/2019 at 5:20 am #799336EduGorillaKeymasterSelect Question Language :
In electrolysis of NaCl, when Pt electrode is taken, H2 is liberated at cathode, while with Hg cathode, it forms sodium amalgam. Give the correct reason.
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- Hg is more inert than Pt.
- More voltage is required to reduce H+ at Hg than at Pt.
- Na is dissolved in Hg, while it does not dissolve in Pt.
- Concentration of H+ ions is larger when Pt electrode is taken.
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