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## What is mass percent and mole fraction?

The mole fraction is also called the amount fraction. … The mole fraction is one way of expressing the composition of a mixture with a dimensionless quantity; mass fraction (percentage by weight, wt%) and volume fraction (percentage by volume, vol%) are others.

## How do you find the mass fraction?

In a mixture, the mass fraction is the **amount of mass of one substance, divided by the mass of the total mixture**. The sum of all the mass fractions is equal to 1. Mass fraction can also be expressed, with a denominator of 100, as percentage by mass.

## What is the mole fraction symbol?

The symbol for the mole fraction is the **lower-case Greek letter chi, χ**. You will often see it with a subscript: χsolute is an example.

## What is the mass of 3 mole of co2?

Explanation: Carbon dioxide has a molar mass of 44.01⋅g⋅mol−1 …and so for the mass of a three quantity we take the product… **3⋅mol×**44.01⋅g⋅mol−1≡?? ⋅g …and in this quantity how many moles of carbon, and how moles of oxygen?

## How do you find mole percentage?

Mole percent is the percentage of the total moles compound. Mole percent is **equal to the mole fraction of the compound multiplied by 100**. mol % a = Χa × 100.

## What is the unit of mass fraction?

Terminology

Symbol | Definition | Units |
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x A | mass fraction of species | unitless (mass/mass) |

y A | mole fraction of species | unitless (moles/moles) |

c A | concentration of species | moles/volume |

ρ | density | mass/volume |