# 5 increased by 46 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 5 increased by 46 percent. What is 5 increased by 46%? It is 7.3, and the increase is 2.3. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 5 increased by 46% is

= 7.3

### How to increase the number 5 by 46 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 = 5, P = 46%

#### Solution for 5 increased by 46 percent(46%) -

Given number n = 5, P = 46%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 46% × 5
=> 46/100 × 5

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 46 with 5, then divide it by 100
• => 46 × 5/100 = 230/100 = 2.3
• Percentage Increase = 2.3
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 5 increased by 46%
• = 5 + 2.3
= 7.3

Therefore, result is for 5 increased by 46% is 7.3 and increase is 2.3.

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