GFE and Hess's Law






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Jose Robles 1D
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GFE and Hess's Law

Postby Jose Robles 1D » Sun Feb 09, 2020 9:53 pm

Can one use Hess's Law to find GFE? Or are there slight differences?

Sidharth D 1E
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Re: GFE and Hess's Law

Postby Sidharth D 1E » Sun Feb 09, 2020 9:57 pm

Yes, we can use Hess' law for Gibbs Free Energy because it's a state function.

Ariana Iranmahboub1G
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Re: GFE and Hess's Law

Postby Ariana Iranmahboub1G » Sun Feb 09, 2020 9:59 pm

Yes, there is a Hess type approach to calculating Gibbs Free Energy. You can calculate total delta G by adding or subtracting delta G(reaction 1) and delta G(reaction 2).


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