# Percent of Increase: 500 to 850 {(850-500)/500}x100=(?). 500 to 850 percent increase provides the comprehensive information on how to find what is the percent of increase from 500 to 850.

500 to 850 percent increase:
(850 - 500)/500 x 100 = (?)
= 350/500 x 100
= 70%
(850 - 500)/500 x 100 = 70%
Hence,
the percent of increase from 500 to 850 is 70%

where,
500 is the base or reference quantity,
850 is the relative or increased quantity,
350 is the difference between base and increased quantity,
70% is the percent increase.

## How-to: What is the percent of increase from 500 to 850?

The result of difference between the increased quantity 850 and reference quantity 500 divided by the reference quantity 500, multiplied with 100 is the percent of increase from 500 to 850. The below is the step-by-step work shows how to find what is the percent of increase from 500 to 850 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 = 850

What to be found:
Find the percent increase from 500 to 850.
(850 - 500)/60 x 100 = (?)%

step 2 Find the difference between increased quantity 850 and reference quantity 500:
850 - 500 = 350

step 3 Divide the difference 350 by the reference quantity 500, and multiply the result with 100:
350/500 x 100 = 70%

Hence,
70% is the percent of increase from 500 to 850. 