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# The variable x is inversely proportional to y. If x increases by p%, then by what percent will y decrease?

The variable x is inversely proportional to y.

xy = k(constant)

since, we know that two quantities x and y are said to be in inverse proportion, if an increase in x cause a proportional decrease in y and vice-a-versa. So, we can say y decreases by p

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