# What is the percent of increase from 25 to 40?

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Aug 18, 2016

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Aug 18, 2016

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Using the shortcut method

Some people say you should write this as:

Which I do not agree with.

However; if you wrote it as:

Then I do agree. There is a very subtle difference.

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I am going to use equation type (1)

Write as 60%

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