We will do the following steps:

Step 1: Calculate the total mass of the mixture

Step 2: Calculate the percentage of calcium carbonate

A mixture was found to contain 1.05g of SiO_{2},0.69g of Cellulose and 2.17g of calcium carbonate. What percentage of calcium carbonate is in the mixture?

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