I have an amount of 100Euro and want to work out what the figure was before an increase of 16% how do I do it?

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Answer #1 | 26/01 2010 02:09

100 euro / 1.16
This gives 86.20 euro.

Answer #2 | 26/01 2010 02:09

Because your ammount has been increased it is currently at 116% (the answer you need=100% )
so divide your 100 Euros by 116 to get 1%
Then multiply the answer by 100 to get 100%

Answer #1| 26/01 2010 02:09