If delta G is positive does that mean the reverse reaction is spontaneous? [ENDORSED]

$\Delta G^{\circ}= \Delta H^{\circ} - T \Delta S^{\circ}$

$\Delta G^{\circ}= -RT\ln K$

$\Delta G^{\circ}= \sum \Delta G_{f}^{\circ}(products) - \sum \Delta G_{f}^{\circ}(reactants)$

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If delta G is positive does that mean the reverse reaction is spontaneous?

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Re: If delta G is positive does that mean the reverse reaction is spontaneous?  [ENDORSED]

Correct.

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