What is the percent change of 88 to 26?

1 Answer
Nov 3, 2015

Answer:

Percentage Decrease #color(green)(approx 70.45%#

Explanation:

To find the percent change, we first need to understand the percent change formula

Percent Change= (Change in Value/Original Value)# times 100#

The change in value = #88-26 = 62#

And the original value = #88#

As the quantity has DECREASED, we get the percentage decrease as: #(62/88) times 100 = (31/44) times 100 color(green)(approx 70.45%#