# what-will-be-the-percentage? If

A salesman sold 20 cars in the month of July and 40 cars in the month of August. What is the per cent increase in the number of cars the Salesman sold?

- 50%
- 100%
- 150%
- 200%

**Answer: (2) 100%
Explanation:-**

A salesman sold cars in July month = 20 cars

and he sold car in August month = 40 cars

Then, increase cars = 40 – 20 = 20

Increase In percent = 20 x 100/20

= 100%

Hence, the 100% increase in the number of cars the Selman sold.