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Percentage yield = (Actual yield / Theoretical yield) x 100%

The percentage yield for a reaction is a value between 0 to 100 percent.

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What is the formula to calculate annual percentage yield?

It is 100*(Amount at end of year / Amount at start of year - 1).

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When limestone CaCO3 is roasted quicklime is produced according to equation actual yield of CaO is 2.5 kg when 4.5 kg of limestone is roasted what is percentage yield?

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