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The number of online customers increased from 1850 to 3975. What is the percentage increase?

A

$114{32/37}$ %.

B

$119{1/12}$ %.

C

$108{1/39}$ %.

D

$111{32/39}$ %.

Soln.
Ans: a

The increase is 3975 - 1850 = 2125. The percentage increase is $2125/1850$ × 100 = ${4250/37}$, which is same as: $114{32/37}$.


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