Monday

January 26, 2015

January 26, 2015

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 ?

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

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

75%

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

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

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Algebra - Marcia buys a dress that is on sale for 15% off its original price. ...

Math help - You buy clothing at a sale. You buy sneakers at 2/3 of their ...

Math - Jack bought a sweater at the sale price of $25. The original cost of the ...

math - a store charges $28 for a sweater.this price is 40% more than the amount ...

% - The original price of a video game is $75. The store allows you to use ...

Algebra 1 - A company buys a sweater for $14 and marks it up 90%. It later ...

Algebra - The original price of a pair of jeans is $80. A store marks a pair of ...

math - How do I solve ? Adam bought a basketball that was on sale for 25% less ...

8th grade math - Julianne plans to take advantage of the after Thanksgiving sale...

algebra - end of season sale for summer clothes advertises 30% to 45% off the ...