# SOLUTION: Attendance at a cinema decreased by 12 %. How many percent should the price of the movie ticket be raised so that the revenue would only decrease by 5 %?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on percentage Question 559956: Attendance at a cinema decreased by 12 %. How many percent should the price of the movie ticket be raised so that the revenue would only decrease by 5 %?Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15667)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Attendance at a cinema decreased by 12 %. How many percent should the price of the movie ticket be raised so that the revenue would only decrease by 5 %? : Assume there are 100 at \$1 each in attendance originally A 12% decrease means only \$88 in revenue A 5% decrease mean \$95 in revenue 95 - 88 = 7% increase in price to have 95% revenue