# 75 increased by 2 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 75 increased by 2 percent. What is 75 increased by 2%? It is 76.5, and the increase is 1.5. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 75 increased by 2% is

= 76.5

### How to increase the number 75 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 = 75, P = 2%

#### Solution for 75 increased by 2 percent(2%) -

Given number n = 75, P = 2%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 2% × 75
=> 2/100 × 75

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 2 with 75, then divide it by 100
• => 2 × 75/100 = 150/100 = 1.5
• Percentage Increase = 1.5
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 75 increased by 2%
• = 75 + 1.5
= 76.5

Therefore, result is for 75 increased by 2% is 76.5 and increase is 1.5.

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