# 72 increased by 24 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 72 increased by 24 percent. What is 72 increased by 24%? It is 89.28, and the increase is 17.28. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 72 increased by 24% is

= 89.28

### How to increase the number 72 by 24 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 = 72, P = 24%

#### Solution for 72 increased by 24 percent(24%) -

Given number n = 72, P = 24%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 24% × 72
=> 24/100 × 72

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 24 with 72, then divide it by 100
• => 24 × 72/100 = 1728/100 = 17.28
• Percentage Increase = 17.28
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 72 increased by 24%
• = 72 + 17.28
= 89.28

Therefore, result is for 72 increased by 24% is 89.28 and increase is 17.28.

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