# 40 increased by 46 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 40 increased by 46 percent. What is 40 increased by 46%? It is 58.4, and the increase is 18.4. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 40 increased by 46% is

= 58.4

### How to increase the number 40 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 = 40, P = 46%

#### Solution for 40 increased by 46 percent(46%) -

Given number n = 40, P = 46%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 46% × 40
=> 46/100 × 40

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 46 with 40, then divide it by 100
• => 46 × 40/100 = 1840/100 = 18.4
• Percentage Increase = 18.4
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 40 increased by 46%
• = 40 + 18.4
= 58.4

Therefore, result is for 40 increased by 46% is 58.4 and increase is 18.4.

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