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# Percent Yield

## Sample Calculation

❶By determining the number of moles of both oxygen and glucose, you know how many molecules of each you are starting with. For the reaction of ammonia with molecular oxygen, forming nitrogen monoxide and water.

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## Main Topics

The discrepancy between the theoretical yield and the actual yield can be calculated using the percent yield, which uses this formula: To use this formula for percent yield, you need to make sure that your actual yield and theoretical yield are in the same units.

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Since percent yield is a percentage, you would normally expect to have a percent yield between zero and If your percent yield is greater than , that probably means you .