Jeremy wanted a new sofa for his lounge.
A local furniture shop had just what he was looking for
and for only £130.00 + VAT.
Jeremy had £150 pounds in his bank account.
If VAT was charged at 171/2%, could Jeremy afford the sofa?
Here's the 2nd type, finding
"something as a percentage of something else".
In this case you're looking
at percentage change, so don't forget
to find the difference in values first.