Flashcards in 23.6 - Storage and fuel cells Deck (9):
What are the 3 main types of cells?
List features of primary cells
Used once only
Name examples of uses of primary cells
List features of secondary cells
What are examples of secondary cells and their uses?
Lead-acid batteries are used in car batteries
Lithium ion cells used in modern appliances e.g. laptops, mobile phones, cameras
Describe how a fuel cell works
Fuel cells use energy from the reaction of a fuel with oxygen to create a voltage
Advantages of fuel cells?
Don't have to be recharged
What is the most common fuel cell?
Hydrogen fuel cells