Question: A metal rod half immersed in water starts corroding at the bottom. Give reasons
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Subject : Applied Chemistry 2

Topic : Corrosion

Difficulty : Medium

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modified 7 days ago by gravatar for Yashbeer Yashbeer ♦♦ 130 written 6 weeks ago by gravatar for Vibhavari Kulkarni Vibhavari Kulkarni50
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Oxygen concentration cell is formed part of electrode which is immersed in water is less oxygenated and behave like anode and undergo oxidation reaction and starts corroding at the bottom portion where as part which is above is protected because of more availability of oxygen and reduction.

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written 7 days ago by gravatar for Vibhavari Kulkarni Vibhavari Kulkarni50
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