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QUESTION: Sir I have the figure let 110 that is already added 10% which formula can give 100 speratey and 10 seprately i mane to say that after geting result my main figure i.e remail the same.

thank you in advance for help

ANSWER: Hello Sandi,

Thank you for your question.

If I have understood your question correctly, you have a number that has 10% added into it already and you are wanting to determine the original number before the 10% was added to it. Is that correct? If so, the formula below will provide the answer you desire.

This is really more of a math question than an Excel question, but Excel can calculate the answer for you.

If the number with the 10% added to it is in A1, then this formula will calculate the original amount before the 10% was added to it: =A1/1.1.

To determine the 10% that was added to the amount in A1, use this formula: =A1/11.

For example if your number is 110, then the first formula will give you the answer of 100, which was the number before the 10% was added to it, and the second formula will give you the answer of 10, which was the amount added to the original number.

I hope this helped.

Thanks,

David

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QUESTION: Dear sir,

Thank u for your help i am fail to calculate different type %age values 15%,25%,35,48% etc by same formula kindly advice

thank you once again

Hello Sandi,

For different percentages use this formula:

For 15%: =A1/1.15

For 25%: =A1/1.25

For 35%: =A1/1.35

For 48%: =A1/1.48

You should see a pattern here. Take the number and divide it by 1.xx, where xx is the percentage. For example, for 33%, divide the number by 1.33.

Hope this helped.

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Comment | thank u sir it solve my problem thank u SANDI india |

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