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Gibbs Free Energy of Formation

Posted: Fri Mar 15, 2019 3:17 pm
by Lexie Baughman 2C
Is Gibbs Free Energy of Formation always zero for pure elements? Like in today's review problem, Cl2 had a Gibbs Free Energy of Formation = 0 - does this apply to any element?

Re: Gibbs Free Energy of Formation

Posted: Fri Mar 15, 2019 4:57 pm
by Christine Chen 1H
As far as I am aware, yes!

Re: Gibbs Free Energy of Formation

Posted: Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:11 pm
by Angel Chen 2k
gibbs free energy of formation is always zero for pure elements in their standard state.