# 16 increased by 46 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 16 increased by 46 percent. What is 16 increased by 46%? It is 23.36, and the increase is 7.36. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 16 increased by 46% is

= 23.36

### How to increase the number 16 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 = 16, P = 46%

#### Solution for 16 increased by 46 percent(46%) -

Given number n = 16, P = 46%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 46% × 16
=> 46/100 × 16

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 46 with 16, then divide it by 100
• => 46 × 16/100 = 736/100 = 7.36
• Percentage Increase = 7.36
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 16 increased by 46%
• = 16 + 7.36
= 23.36

Therefore, result is for 16 increased by 46% is 23.36 and increase is 7.36.

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