G(naught) vs G






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Crystal Escobar 1F
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G(naught) vs G

Postby Crystal Escobar 1F » Wed Feb 03, 2016 5:35 pm

When is G(naught) zero versus G being zero?

Yoon Lee 2A
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Re: G(naught) vs G

Postby Yoon Lee 2A » Wed Feb 03, 2016 10:25 pm

deltaG is zero when the reaction is at equilibrium. deltaG(naught) is zero when K = 1 because since deltaG(naught) = -RTlnK, when K =1, then lnK = 0, and deltaG(naught) = 0.


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