∆G and work






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Emily Tam 1k
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∆G and work

Postby Emily Tam 1k » Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:37 pm

how are ∆G and work related? is it that if something is spontaneous then it will do more work?

Ariel Cheng 2I
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Re: ∆G and work

Postby Ariel Cheng 2I » Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:39 pm

I believe that delta G is the measure of the maximum amount of energy available for work.

paytonm1H
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Re: ∆G and work

Postby paytonm1H » Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:46 pm

deltaG for a spontaneous process represents the energy that is free to do useful work

Jacqueline Duong 1H
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Re: ∆G and work

Postby Jacqueline Duong 1H » Sun Mar 17, 2019 5:35 am

Delta G is equal to the maximum amount of energy available to do work at constant temperature and pressure.


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