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christinaxxx

  • 2 years ago

how do u get the area of 125,788 ft to be 10% and 20% larger?

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  1. satellite73
    • 2 years ago
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    multiply by \[1.1\] and \[1.2\] respectively. is this the entire problem?

  2. christinaxxx
    • 2 years ago
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    can i ask why its 1.1 and 1.2 but not just 0.1 and 0.2?

  3. satellite73
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    if you multiply by .1 or .2 you will find 10% or 20%, but you want to INCREASE it by 10%

  4. satellite73
    • 2 years ago
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    so if you like, you could find 10% and then add it on, or else you can just multiply by 1.1 here we can try it

  5. christinaxxx
    • 2 years ago
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    ohhhhh! i feel quite stupid at the moment.......but thank u! so its 138,366.8 and 150,945.6?

  6. satellite73
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    \[125,788(1.1)= 138366.8\] or \[125,788+.1\times 125,788=125,788+12,578.8=138366.8\]

  7. christinaxxx
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    OMG! thank u sooo much!

  8. satellite73
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    works out the same either way, yw

  9. mariomintchev
    • 2 years ago
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    why did you become my fan? lols

  10. christinaxxx
    • 2 years ago
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    yup! :) is that okay?

  11. mariomintchev
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    i asked why. lol and its fine. i dont care. haha

  12. christinaxxx
    • 2 years ago
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    alrighty!

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