Problem: Use the data from this table of thermodynamic properties to calculate the maximum amount of work that can be obtained from the combustion of 1.00 mole of ethane, CH3CH3(g) at 25 °C and standard conditions.

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We can calculate the maximum amount of work with the standard Gibbs free energy of the reaction using the relation below.

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Use the data from this table of thermodynamic properties to calculate the maximum amount of work that can be obtained from the combustion of 1.00 mole of ethane, CH3CH3(g) at 25 °C and standard conditions.

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