# 78 increased by 24 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 78 increased by 24 percent. What is 78 increased by 24%? It is 96.72, and the increase is 18.72. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 78 increased by 24% is

= 96.72

### How to increase the number 78 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 = 78, P = 24%

#### Solution for 78 increased by 24 percent(24%) -

Given number n = 78, P = 24%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 24% × 78
=> 24/100 × 78

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 24 with 78, then divide it by 100
• => 24 × 78/100 = 1872/100 = 18.72
• Percentage Increase = 18.72
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 78 increased by 24%
• = 78 + 18.72
= 96.72

Therefore, result is for 78 increased by 24% is 96.72 and increase is 18.72.

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