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# the price of an item yesterday was $85. Today, the price rose to$119. Find the percentage increase.

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the price of an item yesterday was $85. Today, the price rose to$119. Find the percentage increase.

May 4, 2022

Percentage increase = $$\dfrac{\text{new} - \text{old}}{\text{old}} \times 100\%$$. Plug in new = 119 and old = 85 and you will get the answer.