Problem: Calculate the percentage by mass of oxygen in the following compounds.morphine, C17H19NO3

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mass percent=mass elementmass compound×100


For morphine, C17H19NO3:

mass percent O=mass Omass C17H19NO3×100


mass O = 16.00 g/mol

mass morphine = 285.332 g/mol

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Calculate the percentage by mass of oxygen in the following compounds.

morphine, C17H19NO3

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