## Calculating Standard Cell Potentials

Ying Yan 1F
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### Calculating Standard Cell Potentials

When calculating standard cell potentials, if I multiply the one of the half equations by 2, do I multiply the corresponding standard cell potential by 2 too? Thank you!

CynthiaLy4F
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### Re: Calculating Standard Cell Potentials

No, you would not multiply the standard cell potential by 2 because it is considered an intensive property so it does not depend how many times the reaction has occurred.

Sanjana Borle 2K
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### Re: Calculating Standard Cell Potentials

Since standard cell potential is calculated using standard conditions, the stoichiometric coefficients do not affect it.