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If the investment rises from $1000 to $5000, the percent is what from the original?

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    5000/1000 = 5 = 500%

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    Thank you

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    No.

    The investment has only increased by 4,000.

    4,000/1,000 = 4 = 400%

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    Umm, isn't it 5000? :)

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    Wait... isn't it what percent of the original, not how much it increased?

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    No. 500% is right. I tried it on my online homework. Thanks :)

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