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What might be a reason you obtained a percent yield of less than/greater than 100% for the mixture  

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The formula used to calculate the percent yield is,

If the obtained percentage yield is less than 100, it shows that the obtained yield is less than the expected.

Reason:

This takes place when the product is lost whilst drying or weighing.

If the reaction ...

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