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The number of students at another university increased from 14,000 students in 1971 to 30,000 in 1975. What was the percent increase in enrollment during this period?

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30,000 - 14,000 = 16,000

16,000 / 14,000 = ?

Change the decimal answer to a percent.

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Is it 1.14%?

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Nope. You didn't convert the decimal to a percent.

16,000/14,000 = 1.1429 = 114.29%

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Thank You!

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