Given: X(s) + Y2+(aq) → X2+(aq) + Y(s)
X(s) → X2+(aq) +
2 e- → Y(s)
X(s) + Y2+(aq) → X2+(aq) + Y(s)
• # of electrons transferred (n) = 2 e-
Calculate the standard potential, E°, for this reaction from its ΔG° value.
X(s) + Y2+(aq) → X2+(aq) + Y(s) ΔG = 89.0 kJ
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