# 16 increased by 70 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 16 increased by 70 percent. What is 16 increased by 70%? It is 27.2, and the increase is 11.2. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 16 increased by 70% is

= 27.2

### How to increase the number 16 by 70 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 = 70%

#### Solution for 16 increased by 70 percent(70%) -

Given number n = 16, P = 70%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 70% × 16
=> 70/100 × 16

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 70 with 16, then divide it by 100
• => 70 × 16/100 = 1120/100 = 11.2
• Percentage Increase = 11.2
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 16 increased by 70%
• = 16 + 11.2
= 27.2

Therefore, result is for 16 increased by 70% is 27.2 and increase is 11.2.

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