work max


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Abigail Menchaca_1H
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work max

Postby Abigail Menchaca_1H » Mon Feb 24, 2020 10:44 am

What is the maximum work that is done in a system?

Kate Osborne 1H
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Re: work max

Postby Kate Osborne 1H » Mon Feb 24, 2020 11:08 am

Work(max) is equal to the negative charge times the max cell potential

CosetteBackus_4F
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Re: work max

Postby CosetteBackus_4F » Mon Feb 24, 2020 2:27 pm

The maximum work is equal to the change in Gibbs free energy (at constant T & P) which is equal to negative (moles of electrons transferred) x F(faraday = 96,485C*mol^-1) x E(max potential).


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