# 40 increased by 68 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 40 increased by 68 percent. What is 40 increased by 68%? It is 67.2, and the increase is 27.2. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 40 increased by 68% is

= 67.2

### How to increase the number 40 by 68 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 = 68%

#### Solution for 40 increased by 68 percent(68%) -

Given number n = 40, P = 68%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 68% × 40
=> 68/100 × 40

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 68 with 40, then divide it by 100
• => 68 × 40/100 = 2720/100 = 27.2
• Percentage Increase = 27.2
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 40 increased by 68%
• = 40 + 27.2
= 67.2

Therefore, result is for 40 increased by 68% is 67.2 and increase is 27.2.

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