# 8 increased by 90 percent

Here you will see step by step solution to calculate 8 increased by 90 percent. What is 8 increased by 90%? It is 15.2, and the increase is 7.2. Check the detailed explanation of answer given below.

## Answer: 8 increased by 90% is

= 15.2

### How to increase the number 8 by 90 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 = 8, P = 90%

#### Solution for 8 increased by 90 percent(90%) -

Given number n = 8, P = 90%

• Put the n and P values in the given formula:
• => 90% × 8
=> 90/100 × 8

• Now we need to simplify the fraction by multiply 90 with 8, then divide it by 100
• => 90 × 8/100 = 720/100 = 7.2
• Percentage Increase = 7.2
• Now we will use formula 2 to get the value of 8 increased by 90%
• = 8 + 7.2
= 15.2

Therefore, result is for 8 increased by 90% is 15.2 and increase is 7.2.

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