# Percent of Increase: 500 to 550 {(550-500)/500}x100=(?). 500 to 550 percent increase provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of increase from 500 to 550.

500 to 550 percent increase:
(550 - 500)/500 x 100 = (?)
= 50/500 x 100
= 10%
(550 - 500)/500 x 100 = 10%
Hence,
the percent of increase from 500 to 550 is 10%

where,
500 is the base or reference quantity,
550 is the relative or increased quantity,
50 is the difference between base and increased quantity,
10% is the percent increase.

## How-to: What is the percent of increase from 500 to 550?

The result of difference between the increased quantity 550 and reference quantity 500 divided by the reference quantity 500, multiplied with 100 is the percent of increase from 500 to 550. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of increase from 500 to 550 by using the mathematical formula. step 1 Observe the input parameters, values and what to be found:

Input values:
Base or reference value X = 500
Increased or relative value Y = 550

What to be found:
Find the percent increase from 500 to 550.
(550 - 500)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between increased quantity 550 and reference quantity 500:
550 - 500 = 50

step 3 Divide the difference 50 by the reference quantity 500, and multiply the result with 100:
50/500 x 100 = 10%

Hence,
10% is the percent of increase from 500 to 550. 