# 42 increased by 79 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 42 increased by 79 percent. What is 42 increased by 79%? It is 75.18, and the increase is 33.18. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 42 increased by 79% is

= 75.18

### How to increase the number 42 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 = 42, P = 79%

#### Solution for 42 increased by 79 percent(79%) -

Given number n = 42, P = 79%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 79% × 42
=> 79/100 × 42

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 79 with 42, then divide it by 100
• => 79 × 42/100 = 3318/100 = 33.18
• Percentage Increase = 33.18
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 42 increased by 79%
• = 42 + 33.18
= 75.18

Therefore, result is for 42 increased by 79% is 75.18 and increase is 33.18.

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