# 42 increased by 90 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 42 increased by 90 percent. What is 42 increased by 90%? It is 79.8, and the increase is 37.8. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 42 increased by 90% is

= 79.8

### How to increase the number 42 by 90 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 = 90%

#### Solution for 42 increased by 90 percent(90%) -

Given number n = 42, P = 90%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 90% × 42
=> 90/100 × 42

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 90 with 42, then divide it by 100
• => 90 × 42/100 = 3780/100 = 37.8
• Percentage Increase = 37.8
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 42 increased by 90%
• = 42 + 37.8
= 79.8

Therefore, result is for 42 increased by 90% is 79.8 and increase is 37.8.

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