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Orange Juice Clock: Electricity from a Chemical Reaction—ChemTopic™ Lab Activity

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With the Orange Juice Clock: Electricity from a Chemical Reaction—ChemTopic™ Lab Activity, build an electrochemical cell using orange juice with copper and magnesium metal electrodes to produce a spontaneous oxidation–reduction reaction that will generate enough electricity to power a battery-operated clock. Available as part of the Electrochemistry—ChemTopic™ Labs digital collection. Click the Price link for digital collection pricing.

Concepts

  • Electrochemistry
  • Metal Activity
  • Cell Potential
  • Anode vs. Cathode