## work max

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

Abigail Menchaca_1H
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### work max

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

Kate Osborne 1H
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### Re: work max

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

CosetteBackus_4F
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### Re: work max

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).