# 68 increased by 2 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 68 increased by 2 percent. What is 68 increased by 2%? It is 69.36, and the increase is 1.36. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 68 increased by 2% is

= 69.36

### How to increase the number 68 by 2 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 = 68, P = 2%

#### Solution for 68 increased by 2 percent(2%) -

Given number n = 68, P = 2%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 2% × 68
=> 2/100 × 68

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 2 with 68, then divide it by 100
• => 2 × 68/100 = 136/100 = 1.36
• Percentage Increase = 1.36
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 68 increased by 2%
• = 68 + 1.36
= 69.36

Therefore, result is for 68 increased by 2% is 69.36 and increase is 1.36.

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