Algebra Word Problem: Percent Increase
A start-up firm's sales increased by 350% from its first year of operation to its third year total of $1.68 million. What were its total sales in its first year of operation?© SolutionLibrary Inc. solutionlibary.com 9836dcf9d7 https://solutionlibrary.com/math/algebra/algebra-word-problem-percent-increase-3bv
...the total sales in its first year of operation is x.
sales increased by 350%, that is increased by x*350%=3.5x. ...