# 72 increased by 47 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 72 increased by 47 percent. What is 72 increased by 47%? It is 105.84, and the increase is 33.84. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 72 increased by 47% is

= 105.84

### How to increase the number 72 by 47 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 = 47%

#### Solution for 72 increased by 47 percent(47%) -

Given number n = 72, P = 47%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 47% × 72
=> 47/100 × 72

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 47 with 72, then divide it by 100
• => 47 × 72/100 = 3384/100 = 33.84
• Percentage Increase = 33.84
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 72 increased by 47%
• = 72 + 33.84
= 105.84

Therefore, result is for 72 increased by 47% is 105.84 and increase is 33.84.

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