Standard vs. Nonstandard Gibbs Free Energy:
A key step in the metabolism of glucose for energy is the isomerization of glucose-6-phosphate (G6P) to fructose-6 phosphate (F6P): G6P ⇌ F6P; K = 0.510 at 298 K.
(b) Calculate ΔG when Q, the [F6P]/[G6P] ratio, equals 10.0.
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