# 78 increased by 42 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 78 increased by 42 percent. What is 78 increased by 42%? It is 110.76, and the increase is 32.76. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 78 increased by 42% is

= 110.76

### How to increase the number 78 by 42 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 = 42%

#### Solution for 78 increased by 42 percent(42%) -

Given number n = 78, P = 42%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 42% × 78
=> 42/100 × 78

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 42 with 78, then divide it by 100
• => 42 × 78/100 = 3276/100 = 32.76
• Percentage Increase = 32.76
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 78 increased by 42%
• = 78 + 32.76
= 110.76

Therefore, result is for 78 increased by 42% is 110.76 and increase is 32.76.

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