# 72 increased by 46 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 72 increased by 46 percent. What is 72 increased by 46%? It is 105.12, and the increase is 33.12. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 72 increased by 46% is

= 105.12

### How to increase the number 72 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 = 72, P = 46%

#### Solution for 72 increased by 46 percent(46%) -

Given number n = 72, P = 46%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 46% × 72
=> 46/100 × 72

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 46 with 72, then divide it by 100
• => 46 × 72/100 = 3312/100 = 33.12
• Percentage Increase = 33.12
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 72 increased by 46%
• = 72 + 33.12
= 105.12

Therefore, result is for 72 increased by 46% is 105.12 and increase is 33.12.

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