# Percents Word Problem9

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Definition :

When we express a quantity as a part of 100, we use the word per cent. "Cent" means hundred."Percent" means per hundred. To understand this topic clearly let us consider the following example.

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Question:

The population of a town was 320000. The population increased by 4%. What was the increase population.

Basic idea:

In this problem population of a town was 320000.The population increased by 4%. What was the increase population.Now we have to find 4% of total population.

Solution:

Total population   =  \$ 320000

Percentage of people increased  =  4% <br><br>

Increased population = 4% of Total population

= 4% of 320000

= (4/100) x 320000

= (4 x 320000)/100

= 1280000/100

= 12800

Increased population = 12800

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