If a number is increased from 50 to 80 what is the percent increase?
The increase is 60%
The price of a hamburger at McBeef's increased from 50 cents to 60 cents What was the percent increase?
Percent of increase is the product of changes in price over the original price with 100%. That is: percent increase = (changes in price/original price) x 100%. For example: In a year period, the price of a stock increased from 50 dollars a share to 59 dollars a share. To find the percent of increase in the share price, compare the change in price to the original price: percent increase = (changes in price/original price)…