## anonymous 4 years ago Find the percent of increase from $6.00 to$7.00 to the nearest whole percent.

1. anonymous

total change $7 -  6=  1$ so $1 is how much percent of$ 6???

2. anonymous

The answer is 17% but how did they get that?

3. anonymous

${{1}\over{6}}\times100$

4. anonymous

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5. anonymous

:)

6. anonymous

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7. anonymous

8. anonymous

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9. anonymous

Yes it's right!

10. anonymous

Now I get it. thank you. :D

11. anonymous

np u r welcome

12. anonymous

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. anonymous

thank u @sheg! :)