Equilibrium Constants


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Sophia Dinh 1D
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Equilibrium Constants

Postby Sophia Dinh 1D » Fri Mar 06, 2020 12:11 am

How can you determine the standard cell potential if it's not given? Can you plug in an alternative equation?

Subashni Rajiv 1K
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Re: Equilibrium Constants

Postby Subashni Rajiv 1K » Fri Mar 06, 2020 12:25 am

You could use the Nernst equation depending on what else is given.

Jasmine Kim 1L
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Re: Equilibrium Constants

Postby Jasmine Kim 1L » Fri Mar 06, 2020 8:08 am

Yeah, there are plenty of equations that you can use depending on what values you're given, like E°cell = E°cathode − E°anode or the Nernst equation.

Sreyes_1C
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Re: Equilibrium Constants

Postby Sreyes_1C » Sat Mar 07, 2020 10:59 pm

It depends on what you're given but probably you can use the Nernst equation, but it depends on if you're given enough to use that


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