# 42 increased by 80 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 42 increased by 80 percent. What is 42 increased by 80%? It is 75.6, and the increase is 33.6. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 42 increased by 80% is

= 75.6

### How to increase the number 42 by 80 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 = 80%

#### Solution for 42 increased by 80 percent(80%) -

Given number n = 42, P = 80%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 80% × 42
=> 80/100 × 42

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 80 with 42, then divide it by 100
• => 80 × 42/100 = 3360/100 = 33.6
• Percentage Increase = 33.6
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 42 increased by 80%
• = 42 + 33.6
= 75.6

Therefore, result is for 42 increased by 80% is 75.6 and increase is 33.6.

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