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Unformatted text preview: oxidizing agents) are electronegative substances (upper right-hand corner of periodic table. They pull electrons from other substances to form an octet.) Most easily oxidized (highest potential to be oxidized; best reducing agents) are electropositive substances (lower left-hand corner of periodic table. They donate electrons to other substances to form an octet.) o Spontaneous reactions E cell must be positive. (G sys must be negative; S univ must be negative)...
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This note was uploaded on 09/23/2009 for the course CHEM 162 taught by Professor Siegal during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.
- Spring '08