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GodBlessYou

  • 2 years ago

Find the percent of increase from $6.00 to $7.00 to the nearest whole percent.

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  1. sheg
    • 2 years ago
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    total change \[$ 7 - $ 6= $ 1\] so $ 1 is how much percent of $ 6???

  2. GodBlessYou
    • 2 years ago
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    The answer is 17% but how did they get that?

  3. sheg
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    \[{{1}\over{6}}\times100\]

  4. GodBlessYou
    • 2 years ago
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    |dw:1336013445768:dw|

  5. GodBlessYou
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    :)

  6. smr_kml
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    |dw:1336013634284:dw|

  7. GodBlessYou
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    but the answer is 17%....?

  8. smr_kml
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    |dw:1336013761985:dw|

  9. smr_kml
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    Yes it's right!

  10. GodBlessYou
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    Now I get it. thank you. :D

  11. smr_kml
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    np u r welcome

  12. sheg
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    because you have to round it off and we are getting 16.66% as after decimal we are having (.66) and for last 0.06 it should be rounded off to 0.66 approximately becomes 0.70 again 0.7 is greater than 0.5 so it should be rounded off to 1. so 16.66% approximately becomes 17%

  13. GodBlessYou
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    thank u @sheg! :)

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