Problem: You are given a solution containing a pair of enantiomers  (A and B). Careful measurements show that the solution contains 98% A and 2% B. What is the ee of this solution?

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You are given a solution containing a pair of enantiomers  (A and B). Careful measurements show that the solution contains 98% A and 2% B. What is the ee of this solution?

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