# 15 increased by 46 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 15 increased by 46 percent. What is 15 increased by 46%? It is 21.9, and the increase is 6.9. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 15 increased by 46% is

= 21.9

### How to increase the number 15 by 46 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 = 46%

#### Solution for 15 increased by 46 percent(46%) -

Given number n = 15, P = 46%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 46% × 15
=> 46/100 × 15

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 46 with 15, then divide it by 100
• => 46 × 15/100 = 690/100 = 6.9
• Percentage Increase = 6.9
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 15 increased by 46%
• = 15 + 6.9
= 21.9

Therefore, result is for 15 increased by 46% is 21.9 and increase is 6.9.

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