Question about 2002 Toyota Sequoia

3 Answers

If a gallon of diesel was $2.90 and now is $3.84 how do we calculate the percentage increase?

Posted by on

  • Dennis Joseph Mar 24, 2011

    I may not know my math from grade school but I know that is NOT CORRECT. I want to know if it is a 20% or 21% or 30% increase. Maybe you misunderstood me? You can call to discuss: 305-588-3032 My name is Dennis





    Dennis E. Joseph
    President

    Cargo Maritime of South Florida, Inc.
    Celebrating Our 23rd Year***1988-2011***
    Tel: (305) 889-3373
    Fax: (305) 889-3354
    Email: Shipstores@msn.com

  • Dennis Joseph Mar 24, 2011

    You mean I have to PAY to see your math????? I will never use this again if that is the case. I would expect that from reading about the company it would be in the spirit of the corporate culture to help and show how it is done, not charge me everytime I need to calculate the increases of fuel prices in this country. We are a shipping business and this happens all the time.

×

3 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Toyota Master
  • 14,338 Answers

The increase is .94cents,divide 94 into 2.90 and the increase is 3.08%

Posted on Mar 25, 2011

  • Thomas Perkins
    Thomas Perkins Mar 25, 2011

    Sorry Sir,but the first answer in incorrect,but the correct answer is .94 cent increase,divide 94 into 2.90 and the increase is 30.08%

×

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 158 Answers

To calculate the percentage increase
1.) add the two numbers and 2.90 and 3.84=6.74
2.) then you need to find the difference by subtracting the two numbers 3.84-2.90=.94 (amount of increase)
3.)Figure out what percent .94 is of the original amount
Use this formula: amount of increase = original amount * percent increase. Since you do not know the percentage increase, plug in the values you do know and leave that as the variable. This looks like .94=2.90 x 4.) solve for x is the difference by the lowest amount .94/2.90=0.32 5.) change your answer to % by moving the decimal point to the right two spaces 32.% (increased amount - original amount) / original amount. This would look like (3.84 - 2.90)/2.90. The answer is still 32%

Posted on Mar 24, 2011

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 255 Answers

Divide 3.84 by 2.90...that is your percentage increase...i.e 1.32 times

Posted on Mar 24, 2011

  • 1 more comment 
  • Karamvir Singh Mar 24, 2011

    Sorry, for the error of concept.The correct answer is 27.89%.Re post if you need to know the exact procedure.

  • Karamvir Singh Mar 24, 2011

    Sorry for the error of concept ,the correct answer is 27.8%.Re post if you need to know the exact procedure.

  • Karamvir Singh Mar 25, 2011

    You dont have to pay as of now sir,i just asked you to ask me for any further help if required.There is no need to pay us .

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

3 Answers

Would it do harm to any part of the engine on my peugeot 407 hdi if i put 4,gallons of kerosine mixed with 4 gallons of diesel ?


No your car will run fine on Kerosine or heating oil. Slightly ******* though as there is duty on diesel fuel and none on kerosine or heating oil, but people do it. Don't use agricultural or marine red diesel as that has a dye in it and they can take your vehicle.

Mar 01, 2017 | Peugeot 407 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Convert 23 liters to us gallons


There are 3.785 liter's, in a US Gallon
So, divide 23 literes x 3.785
There are 6.077 Gallons = 23 Liter's

Check out this handy calculator

Liters Gallons US Converter

Mar 14, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Oil pump seems to only work at high rpm/ a lifter or valve is ticing on driver side need to know what to do its soposed to be new motor


no oil pressure at low rpms is most likely caused by sludge in engine i had a car once that had no oil pressure at all loud ticking on rocker arms my advice that my dad gave me was drain all the oil buy 2 gasllons of diesel put on gallon in oil (has enough oil in it to lubricate but will not burn like gas do to no spark and not enough pressure) run with the diesel in it for 5 minutes drain that gallon of diesel and put second gallon of diesel in and run for an additional 5 minutes when you drain that last gallon of diesel it should be a brown color but still transparent change filter and put new oil in and check to see if that has solved your problem

Nov 09, 2011 | 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

I accidentaly put diesel fuel into my 2000 Acura 3.5 RL, the tank is 18 gallons, it was at about 2 gallons when I filled the tank with 4 gallons of diesel, I got the car towed back to my house, what steps,...


Very easy! Get a siphon and get all of the fuel out through the fill hole. Then put 5-10 gallons of good fuel with a can of Seafoam this will help to dilute any remaining diesel that is left. Start and let idle for at least 10 minutes. It may run rough for a little bit but will clear up and you will be ok! Good Luck!

May 11, 2011 | 2000 Acura 3.5RL

2 Answers

What is the mileage per gallon of gasoline with v6, 24valves 2001 version Isuzu rodeo LS 4x4 automatic?2n@hotmails.com


get a diesel with a manual gearbox ,a petrol auto isnt worth nothing and you cannot give them away ,2001 you might just about get 2000 euros compared with 7000 euros minimum for a diesel version ,at around 5 dollars plus a gallon here you understand why

Oct 16, 2010 | 2001 Isuzu Rodeo

2 Answers

Just got an 1998 Isuzu Wizard (diesel), some times


It sounds like the fuel is gelled, is it cold where you are and what are running for fuel? If your in freezing weather you should be running blended fuel, straight No.2 will gel at about 25 degrees (F). Take a hair dryer or heat gun and warm the fuel filter up. Or if you can get in warm garage and get it started thin the diesel with kerosene, about 2 gallons to 20 gallons of diesel. Then drive it for at least five miles so the kerosene gets circulated through the system. I've used gasoline to do this too, but only use about 1 gallon to 20 gallons of diesel.

Jan 08, 2010 | 1998 Isuzu Trooper

1 Answer

I have a 1991 ford f350 and i was told it has a 7.3L in it, is this true and how many gallons does the tank hold?


The 7.3 is the only diesel engine available for that year and model, so if it's a diesel, yes, it's the 7.3. Gas engine availability was the 4.9 (in 2 wd only), 5.8, and 7.5-all these are gas engines.************************* I believe you have dual tanks? They should hold 17 to 18 gallons each.

Apr 22, 2009 | 1991 Ford F350

Not finding what you are looking for?
2002 Toyota Sequoia Logo

Related Topics:

28 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75822 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22156 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8210 Answers

Are you a Toyota Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...