Asked by 2joseph | 29th Nov, 2009, 08:02: AM

Expert Answer:

if she takes x hrs originally, then now she wants to finish the task in x-(1/4)x hrs

 i.e. 3x/4 hrs

so her speed must be 4/3 times the original speed.

so if the spped was y hrs, then it must now be 4y/3

so an increase of y/3 needs to be done to her speed


in y an increment of y/3 is reqd

we can  find for 100 easily.

 that is the percentage increase.

Answered by  | 30th Nov, 2009, 08:35: AM

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