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Q: 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%
A: 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%.
Erika08|Points 140|

User: 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? A. 35.1% B. 54.2% C. 64.9% D. 54.1%

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%
cjabward|Points 760|

User: Kristin had a job that paid $87.00 a day. She decided to accept a job offer that pays $72.00 a day. What is the percent of decrease in Kristin’s daily salary rounded to the nearest tenth? A. 16.7% B. 18.4% C. 20.8% D. 17.2%

Weegy: D. 17.2%
shifa saleheen|Points 9966|

User: 51 is 85% of what number? A. 1.67 B. 51 C. 60 D. 43.35

Weegy: 51 is 85% of 60. .85x=51, x=51/.85, x=60.
paral|Points 4037|

User: In 1930, the average cost for a gallon of gasoline was $0.25. In 2007, the average cost for a gallon of gasoline is $2.60. What is the percent of increase rounded to the nearest whole number? A. 940% B. 94% C. 90% D. 9%

Weegy: (2.60-.25)/.25 * 100 = 940. The increase is 940%.
debnjerry|Points 50142|

User: A video, originally priced at $15, is on sale for $5.50. What is the percent of decrease rounded to the nearest whole number? A. 63% B. 10% C. 17% D. 47%

Weegy: The percent of decrease from 15 to 5.5 is 63.33333333333333 %. rounded to the nearest whole number we get A) 63%.
OxTornado007|Points 6899|

User: With the new pay scale, Nick’s salary went from $100.00 a day to $140.00 a day. What is the percent of increase rounded to the nearest whole number? A. 35% B. 25% C. 40% D. 29%

Weegy: With the new pay scale, Nick’s salary went from $100.00 a day to $140.00 a day. What is the percent of increase rounded to the nearest whole number? C. 40% is the increase
Expert answered|rjd321|Points 0|

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