# SOLUTION: I need help in the percent problem. A company increased the number of its employees from 200 to 205. What was the percent increase in employees? A) 97.6% B) 2.4 % C) 50.6 %

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 Click here to see ALL problems on percentage Question 679973: I need help in the percent problem. A company increased the number of its employees from 200 to 205. What was the percent increase in employees? A) 97.6% B) 2.4 % C) 50.6 % D) 2.5 % Found 2 solutions by Alan3354, stanbon:Answer by Alan3354(34674)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A company increased the number of its employees from 200 to 205. What was the percent increase in employees? ------------ The increase is 5. 5/200 = 0.025 Answer by stanbon(60771)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!I need help in the percent problem. A company increased the number of its employees from 200 to 205. What was the percent increase in employees? ----- Quantity increase: 5 Percent increase: 5/200 = 1/40 = 0.025 = 2.5% ============================ Cheers, Stan H. ============================ A) 97.6% B) 2.4 % C) 50.6 % D) 2.5 %