# Answer to Question #16568 in Abstract Algebra for mustafe

Question #16568

the cost of item is increased by 2times, after the increasing, the item costs 2 times expensive than the first, what percent is the amount increased in the first time, if the second time the amount is increased by 25%

And the answer is 60 !!

so how to solve this ? I tried to solve it and i got 12.5 ! so please with a explanation write the steps down for me

And the answer is 60 !!

so how to solve this ? I tried to solve it and i got 12.5 ! so please with a explanation write the steps down for me

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