# 42 increased by 46 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 42 increased by 46 percent. What is 42 increased by 46%? It is 61.32, and the increase is 19.32. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 42 increased by 46% is

= 61.32

### How to increase the number 42 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 = 42, P = 46%

#### Solution for 42 increased by 46 percent(46%) -

Given number n = 42, P = 46%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 46% × 42
=> 46/100 × 42

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 46 with 42, then divide it by 100
• => 46 × 42/100 = 1932/100 = 19.32
• Percentage Increase = 19.32
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 42 increased by 46%
• = 42 + 19.32
= 61.32

Therefore, result is for 42 increased by 46% is 61.32 and increase is 19.32.

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