Units in Nernst Equation

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Units in Nernst Equation

Postby bonnie_schmitz_1F » Sat Mar 16, 2019 6:36 pm

When using Nerst equation, do we have to worry about the units of Farraday's constant being in Coulombs while R is in joules?

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Re: Units in Nernst Equation

Postby Chem_Mod » Sat Mar 16, 2019 7:49 pm

No you do not. A coulomb is the fundamental unit for a charge.

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