## Homework question

$\Delta G^{\circ} = -nFE_{cell}^{\circ}$

ShravanPatel2B
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### Homework question

In question 6l.1 from the assigned homework problems how is the value of "n" determined when solving for the standard reaction gibbs free energy?

Elena Bell 1C
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### Re: Homework question

The value of "n" is the number/moles of electrons that are transferred. For this problem, you need to write out the half-reactions and balance them in order to find the total number of electrons that are transferred in the full reaction.