# percent increase

### Warren was making \$100,000 per year. His boss said that he was going to cut his salary 25%, but that

Warren was making \$100,000 per year. His boss said that he was going to cut his salary 25%, but that Warren shouldn't worry because he would be...
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in 6th grade, veronica reads 45 books. in 7th grade she reads 63 books. what is the percent change? Percent Change = 100% * (New Value - Old...
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### The enrollment at a gymnastics academy increased 120% from 2016 to 2017. The enrollment in 2017 was

The enrollment at a gymnastics academy increased 120% from 2016 to 2017. The enrollment in 2017 was 210. What is 2016's enrollment? We take...
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### A restaurant is going to raise all their prices by 5%. If the current price of an item is p dollars,

A restaurant is going to raise all their prices by 5%. If the current price of an item is p dollars, write an expression for the price after the...
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### A city’s population in the 1987 was 125,524. In 2007 the population was 436,884. Determine the popul

A city’s population in the 1987 was 125,524. In 2007 the population was 436,884. Determine the population rate of increase or decrease Find the...
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### Last year I made \$50,000 working for a company. This year everyone takes a 9% pay cut. Next year eve

Last year I made \$50,000 working for a company. This year everyone takes a 9% pay cut. Next year everyone is promised a 15% pay raise. How much...
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### A 20 oz. bottle of Pepsi costs \$1.60 in 2010 and \$1.85 in 2014. What is the percent of increase? Rou

A 20 oz. bottle of Pepsi costs \$1.60 in 2010 and \$1.85 in 2014. What is the percent of increase? Round to the nearest percent if necessary. We...
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### In January 2017 the cost of postage stamps increased from 47 cents to 49 cents. What was the percent

In January 2017 the cost of postage stamps increased from 47 cents to 49 cents. What was the percent of increase? Using our percentage change...
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### A restaurant is going to raise all their prices by 7%. If the current price of an item is p dollars

A restaurant is going to raise all their prices by 7%. If the current price of an item is p dollars, write an expression for the price after the...
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### My rent was 800.00 a month. My landlord raised my rent to 1,240.00. What percentage did he raise m

My rent was 800.00 a month. My landlord raised my rent to 1,240.00. What percentage did he raise my rent?. First, calculate the difference...
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### Sports radio stations numbered 220 in 1996. The number of sports radio stations has since increased

Sports radio stations numbered 220 in 1996. The number of sports radio stations has since increased by approximately 14.3% per year. Write an...
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### In 2013, a local Dairy Queen had \$502,000 in sales. In 2014, that same locations sales were up an ad

In 2013, a local Dairy Queen had \$502,000 in sales. In 2014, that same locations sales were up an additional 43%. What was this Dairy Queens total...
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