# 15 increased by 24 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 15 increased by 24 percent. What is 15 increased by 24%? It is 18.6, and the increase is 3.6. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 15 increased by 24% is

= 18.6

### How to increase the number 15 by 24 percent?

With the help of given formula we can get the the percent increase value -

formula 1: Percentage increase = P% × n, P = Percent, n = Number

formula 2: Result = n + Percentage increase
Here we have, n = 15, P = 24%

#### Solution for 15 increased by 24 percent(24%) -

Given number n = 15, P = 24%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 24% × 15
=> 24/100 × 15

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 24 with 15, then divide it by 100
• => 24 × 15/100 = 360/100 = 3.6
• Percentage Increase = 3.6
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 15 increased by 24%
• = 15 + 3.6
= 18.6

Therefore, result is for 15 increased by 24% is 18.6 and increase is 3.6.

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