Posted by **ellis** on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 11:16pm.

the sale of tvs rose from 17,800 to 24,000. by approximtaly what percent did the total number of flat-screens tv sets increase? please show work.

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**ellis**, Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 3:11am
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**scientest**, Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 8:12am
we set a percentage. 24000/17800. We can divide both numbers by 100 to get 240/178. That is your percentage.

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**drwls**, Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 8:38am
(24000-17800/17800 = 0,3483 = 34.83%

That is the percent increase.

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