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During copper plating, ions from the electrolyte are drawn to the negative electrode and are deposited on it.

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sulphate
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copper
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copper sulphate
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The correct option is B copper
When an electric current is passed through the copper sulphate (CuSO4) electrolyte, it dissociates into copper (Cu2+) and sulphate (SO24) ions. The copper ions are drawn to the electrode connected to negative terminal of the battery and are deposited on it.

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