Hi,

How do I work out the following problem:

TL=45.9

LTL=54.1

12% decrease in TL would lead to an increase by 4% in LTL.

Find the new values of TL and LTL.

Any help

Thank you

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- Jan 8th 2013, 12:18 PMnerdoPercentage question
Hi,

How do I work out the following problem:

TL=45.9

LTL=54.1

12% decrease in TL would lead to an increase by 4% in LTL.

Find the new values of TL and LTL.

Any help

Thank you - Jan 8th 2013, 02:55 PMabenderRe: Percentage question
A $\displaystyle p\%$

*decrease*from $\displaystyle x$ is $\displaystyle \frac{(100-p)}{100}x$.