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Robert Brechner + 1 other
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Robert Brechner + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305585447

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Chapter 6.III, Problem 5RE
Textbook Problem

Solve the following increase or decrease problems for the unknown. Round decimals to hundredths and percents to the nearest tenth.

50 increased by 20% = ___

Rate=100% + 20%=120% Base=Original number=50  P = R × B =1 .2  ×  50=60

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