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A company increased the number of employees from 140 to 252. What was the percent of increase?

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How do I solve this problem to find the percent increase or decrease?

Mar 18th, 2015

You take the difference of the final number and the original number.  Then divide by the original number.

So then,

252 - 140 / 140 = 0.8 = 80% INCREASE

Mar 18th, 2015

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