# 42 increased by 84 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 42 increased by 84 percent. What is 42 increased by 84%? It is 77.28, and the increase is 35.28. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 42 increased by 84% is

= 77.28

### How to increase the number 42 by 84 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 = 84%

#### Solution for 42 increased by 84 percent(84%) -

Given number n = 42, P = 84%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 84% × 42
=> 84/100 × 42

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 84 with 42, then divide it by 100
• => 84 × 42/100 = 3528/100 = 35.28
• Percentage Increase = 35.28
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 42 increased by 84%
• = 42 + 35.28
= 77.28

Therefore, result is for 42 increased by 84% is 77.28 and increase is 35.28.

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