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calc reaction gibbs free energy

Posted: Wed Feb 27, 2019 5:13 pm
by Madelyn Cearlock
when calculating reaction gibbs free energy, why do the moles not cancel out in the end? when you multiply by the amount of moles?

Re: calc reaction gibbs free energy

Posted: Wed Feb 27, 2019 7:27 pm
by Steven Garcia 1H
If you use molar convention, the amount in moles (nr) is simply a pure number. In other words, think of the amount of moles as an integer without the unit of moles. The textbook briefly mentions molar convention.