algebra

which of the following expressions can be used to increase 8500 by 2.5%.
a. 8500x1.025 b.8500x0.125 c.8500x0.025

asked by fred
  1. And your answer is?

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. what is 2.5 equivalent to in decimal form?
    find that out and you will have the answer.

    posted by gail
  3. I disagree with Gail's answer.

    The problem asks us to increase 8500 -- so the answer must be larger than 8500.

    posted by Ms. Sue
  4. Oh yes, mrs. Sue is right I incorrectly answered the question. I apologize.

    posted by :) HI!

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