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Percent Cod Stock Decline

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In 1955, 300,000 tons of Atlantic Cod were harvested. At the peak harvest in 1967, 800,000 tons of cod were harvested.

What was the percent increase in the harvest from 1955 to 1967?

"Collapse of the Atlantic Northwest Cod Fishery." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, n.d. Web. 31 May 2016. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collapse_of_the_Atlantic_northwest_cod_fishery.

A

100%

B

170%

C

200%

D

270%

E

300%