Q: How do you you add 5 percent to a number?

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Multiply by 100 and add a % sign. So 0.05 = 5% 0.5 = 50% 5 = 500% etc

Multiply the number by 1.7

5%

Multiply by 1.2

Add 2.

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Multiply by 100 and add a % sign. So 0.05 = 5% 0.5 = 50% 5 = 500% etc

To add 17.5 percent to a number, multiply the number by 1.175. For example, 200 plus 17.5 percent is equal to 200 x 1.175 = 235.

To add 20 percent to a number, multiply the number by 1.2. For example, adding 20 percent to 50 gives 50 x 1.2 = 60.

Multiply the number by 100 and add a percent symbol.

Multiply the number by 1.7

The number multiplied by 1.25

Divide it by 5, then add a hundredth of the original number, e.g. 21% of 345 would be 69 + 3.45 = 72.45

5%

Multiply by 1.2

5 percent of 20 is 1.

Add 2.

To convert a number into a percent you multiply the number and add a percent symbol. So 1.562 would be 156.2%