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anonymous
 5 years ago
I'm doing a problem dealing with population. it has a table with it expressing the population for 6 years. I am suppossed to compute the average rate of population growth. How would I do that?
anonymous
 5 years ago
I'm doing a problem dealing with population. it has a table with it expressing the population for 6 years. I am suppossed to compute the average rate of population growth. How would I do that?

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mathteacher1729
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0There are several ways to attack this problem. Do they want the average rate of change for each interval (by day, by month, by year, etc?) or do they just want the start value plus the end value divided by time?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0they want the change from 1950 to 1960

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Then the average rate can be given by (change in population from 1950 to 1960)/(time interval)
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