math work

posted by .

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.

  • help -


  • math work -

    we set a percentage. 24000/17800. We can divide both numbers by 100 to get 240/178. That is your percentage.

  • math work -

    (24000-17800/17800 = 0,3483 = 34.83%
    That is the percent increase.

    Beware of scientists who cannot spell.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Algebra

    The costs of doing business for a company can be found by adding fixed costs, such as rent, insurance, and wages, and variable costs, which are the costs to purchase the product you are selling. The portion of the company’s fixed …
  2. Algebra 1

    I'm completeing parts of my homework, and need help checking some of the problems. Could someone tell me if this is right?
  3. statistics

    suppose you just received a shipment of 13 tvs. 3 of them are defective. if 2 tvs are randomly selected compute the probability that both tvs work and what is the probability at least one doesn't work?
  4. prealgebra

    can you please help me and help me solve this and show work: Identify the percent of change as an increase or a decrease. Then find the percent of change. #1.) Original:45 New:30 Please help i don't understand how to solve and show …
  5. math, duhhh!

    New flat- screen tvs flash even faster than older tvs. Since dogs need a flicker freqency rate of 75, dogtv works as intended only on newer tvs. One type of new tvs flash 500 frames each second. How many moreframes does it flash than …
  6. math

    new flat- screen TVs flash even faster than older TVs. Since dogs need a flicker frequency rate of 75, DOGTV works as intended only on newer TVs. One type of new Tv flashes 500 frames each second. How many more frames does it flash …
  7. pre-algebra

    1.write the fraction 5/6 as a percent. Round to the nearest hundredth of a percent where necessary. 33.33% 66.67% 83.33% 1.20% 2. Chris and five of his friends go out to dinner. The total bill comes to $124.29. they decide to leave …
  8. Finance

    Steve's ski shop has a net income of $389,000 with total sales of $2.5 million. Currently, the shop has debt of $500,000, equity of $800,000; receivables are 1.5 percent of sale, and Average total assets of $2,000,000. What is the …
  9. managerial accounting

    The break-even point in dollar sales for Rice Company is $480,000 and the company’s contribution margin ratio is 40 percent. If Rice Company desires a profit of $84,000, how much would sales have to total?
  10. Math

    All picture frames in a store are on sale at the same percent off the regular price. This sign is near the picture frames to help shoppers calculate the sale price. regular price sale price ------------- ---------- 4.00 3.00 6.00 4.50 …

More Similar Questions