# SOLUTION: If I raise the rent of my apartment from \$2700 dollars to \$3000 dollars is that an 11% increase? If I raise it from \$2700 to \$3200 would that be a 20% increase? Thank you,

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 Question 626644: If I raise the rent of my apartment from \$2700 dollars to \$3000 dollars is that an 11% increase? If I raise it from \$2700 to \$3200 would that be a 20% increase? Thank you, Mathmatically challenged landlordAnswer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! ``` Hi, If I raise the rent of my apartment from \$2700 dollars to \$3000 dollars is that an 11% increase? 3000/2700 = 1.11 0r 11% increase If I raise it from \$2700 to \$3200 would that be a 20% increase? 3200/2700 = 1.185 or 18.5% increase ```