delta G at equilibrium

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Anushi Patel 1J
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delta G at equilibrium

Postby Anushi Patel 1J » Fri Feb 22, 2019 7:30 pm

Why is delta G always 0 at equilibrium? I think I vaguely understand this but I would appreciate if someone explained it.

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Re: delta G at equilibrium

Postby Marcela Udave 1F » Fri Feb 22, 2019 8:39 pm

Gibbs free energy measures how much potential a reaction has left. Hence if the free energy is zero, then the reaction is at equilibrium, and no more work can be done.

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