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A company made 34,000.00 in 2007.
This company made 32,500.00 in 2008.
What is the percentage of the difference.

The difference is 1,500.00

Is the difference 44.3 %?

34,000.00
32,500.00
_________
66,500.00

• the subject is math -

The difference is -1500. (Earnings went down)

The fractional change in earnings was -1500/34,000

That is not 44.3%

32.3%

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