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Postby Netpheel Wang 4L » Mon Feb 25, 2019 3:27 pm

Is the equation deltaG=nFE calculating the free energy of the cell?

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Re: DeltaG  [ENDORSED]

Postby 2c_britneyly » Mon Feb 25, 2019 3:40 pm

Yes, it shows the relationship between free energy and cell potential.
This equation can be used to show that when E is positive, deltaG will be negative, thus making the reaction spontaneous.

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