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the price of a technology stock was $9.73 yesterday. Today, the price rose to $9.86. Find the percentage increase. Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a percent.

i got 1.31845841

[1.3]

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  • 4 weeks ago

    % = ($ new - $ original) / $ original * 100

    % = (9.86 - 9.73) / 9.73

    % = 1.3360739979

    percentage increase = 1.3 <–––––– Rounded to the nearest tenth of a percent

  • 4 weeks ago

    You are correct.

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