Posted by **A.W.** on Friday, December 19, 2008 at 8:19pm.

What was the percent increase in the population in South America from 1900 to 2000?

1900-38,000,000, 1950-111,000,000,

2000-515,000,000

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**drwls**, Friday, December 19, 2008 at 8:22pm
(515,000,000 - 38,000,000)/38,000,000, converted to %

You do not need the 1950 population to compute it.

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**Ms. Sue**, Friday, December 19, 2008 at 8:30pm
515,000,000 - 38,000,000 = 477,000,000

477,000,000 / 38,000,000 = 12.5526 = 1255.26%

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