Moles for Free Energy

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Moles for Free Energy

Postby HoganFenster2E » Sun Jan 31, 2016 8:00 pm

For the questions that have us find the standard reaction Gibbs free energy and give us a reaction, how do we know how many moles to use? Basically, where do we find the amount of moles to use?

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Re: Moles for Free Energy

Postby Chem_Mod » Mon Feb 01, 2016 10:38 am

Just for all other state functions, the standard value is given in kJ/mole reaction equivalents for the reaction in lowest whole number coefficients

eg. If the reaction is A + 2B --> 3C + D then the deltaG applies to reacting 1 mole of A with 2 moles of B

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