# 20 increased by 79 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 20 increased by 79 percent. What is 20 increased by 79%? It is 35.8, and the increase is 15.8. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 20 increased by 79% is

= 35.8

### How to increase the number 20 by 79 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 = 20, P = 79%

#### Solution for 20 increased by 79 percent(79%) -

Given number n = 20, P = 79%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 79% × 20
=> 79/100 × 20

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 79 with 20, then divide it by 100
• => 79 × 20/100 = 1580/100 = 15.8
• Percentage Increase = 15.8
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 20 increased by 79%
• = 20 + 15.8
= 35.8

Therefore, result is for 20 increased by 79% is 35.8 and increase is 15.8.

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