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The market bought grapes for $0.87 a pound and sold them for $1.09 a pound. What is the percent of increase rounded to the nearest tenth? A. 20.2% B. 25.3% C. 22.0% D. 22.1%
The answer is B. The difference, .22, divided by .87 equals 25.3%.
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User: Tito bought a baseball card for $24.00 and sold it for $34.00. What is the percent of increase rounded to the nearest tenth? A. 10% B. 41.6% C. 41.7% D. 29.4%

User: The market bought grapes for $0.87 a pound and sold them for $1.09 a pound. What is the percent of increase rounded to the nearest tenth? A. 20.2% B. 25.3% C. 22.0% D. 22.1%

Weegy: The answer is B. The difference, .22, divided by .87 equals 25.3%.
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Weegy: Tito bought a baseball card for $24.00 and sold it for $37.00. What is the percent of increase rounded to the nearest tenth? 24+24x=37 24x=13 x=13/24 x=.542 x=54.2%
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Weegy: D. 17.2%
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Weegy: 51 is 85% of 60. .85x=51, x=51/.85, x=60.
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