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Posted by **gary** on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:48pm.

B. If the price of a stock increases by 40% and then by an additional 25% , by what percentage has the price increased from its original value ?

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**Damon**, Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 5:02pm.85 * .8 = .68 which is 32 % off

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**Damon**, Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 5:04pm1.4 * 1.25 = 1.75

75%

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**Elena**, Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 5:07pm0.85(0.8x)=0.68x => - 32%

1.25(1.4x)=1.75x = > +75%

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