Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - 2-10 Change Expressed as a Percent - Lesson Check: 6

Answer

The percent increase involves an increase from the orginal amount while a percent decrease involnces a decrease of the original amount.

Work Step by Step

percent decrease = $\frac{original amount-new amount}{original amount}$ percent increase = $\frac{new amount-original amount}{original amount}$
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