## Potential difference

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

Orrin Zhong 4G
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### Potential difference

I know that potential difference is work/charge but what does that mean?

Rita Chen 1B
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### Re: Potential difference

I think it just means that the potential difference is the amount of work energy needed to be able to take one electric charge from one place to another.

Altamash Mahsud 1I
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### Re: Potential difference

Potential difference is simply the amount of energy (work) it takes to move a certain amount of charge some distance.

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### Re: Potential difference

Altamash Mahsud 1I wrote:Potential difference is simply the amount of energy (work) it takes to move a certain amount of charge some distance.

Hi, is this different from one coulomb able to do 1J of work?