# 42 increased by 57 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 42 increased by 57 percent. What is 42 increased by 57%? It is 65.94, and the increase is 23.94. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 42 increased by 57% is

= 65.94

### How to increase the number 42 by 57 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 = 57%

#### Solution for 42 increased by 57 percent(57%) -

Given number n = 42, P = 57%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 57% × 42
=> 57/100 × 42

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 57 with 42, then divide it by 100
• => 57 × 42/100 = 2394/100 = 23.94
• Percentage Increase = 23.94
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 42 increased by 57%
• = 42 + 23.94
= 65.94

Therefore, result is for 42 increased by 57% is 65.94 and increase is 23.94.

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