We can calculate for ΔG˚ using the following equation:
For a particular reaction, ΔH = -144.6 KJ and ΔS = -301.2 J/K
Calculate the ΔG for this reaction at 298k
1) ΔG in KJ?
2) What can be said about the spontaneity of the reaction at 298k?
a) spontaneous in the reverse direction
b) spontaneous as written
Frequently Asked Questions
What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?
Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Gibbs Free Energy concept. You can view video lessons to learn Gibbs Free Energy. Or if you need more Gibbs Free Energy practice, you can also practice Gibbs Free Energy practice problems.