### Finding n for Galvanic Cell Equations

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**Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:39 pm**Just to clarify, when finding n for the equation deltaG=-nFE cell we must balance the equation and it is the coefficient for the electrons transferred?

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Posted: **Thu Feb 28, 2019 10:39 pm**

Just to clarify, when finding n for the equation deltaG=-nFE cell we must balance the equation and it is the coefficient for the electrons transferred?

Posted: **Thu Feb 28, 2019 11:17 pm**

Exactly. It is the amount of electrons transferred.

Posted: **Thu Feb 28, 2019 11:23 pm**

Yes, you must make sure the coefficients and amount of R and P is balances as well as the charge