# 50 increased by 70 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 50 increased by 70 percent. What is 50 increased by 70%? It is 85, and the increase is 35. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 50 increased by 70% is

= 85

### How to increase the number 50 by 70 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 = 50, P = 70%

#### Solution for 50 increased by 70 percent(70%) -

Given number n = 50, P = 70%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 70% × 50
=> 70/100 × 50

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 70 with 50, then divide it by 100
• => 70 × 50/100 = 3500/100 = 35
• Percentage Increase = 35
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 50 increased by 70%
• = 50 + 35
= 85

Therefore, result is for 50 increased by 70% is 85 and increase is 35.

Number:
Increased by
%