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I need help solving this problem:3. The linear equation represents an estimate of the average cost of gas for year x starting in 1997 (“Consumer price index,” 2006). The year 1997 would be represented by x = 1, for example, because it is the first year in the study. Similarly, 2005 would be year 9, or x = 9. a. What year would be represented by x = 4? b. What x-value represents the year 2018? c. What is the slope, or rate of change, of this equation? d. What is the y-intercept? e. What does the y-intercept represent? f. Assuming this growth trend continues, what will the price of gas

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  1. anonymous
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    the linear equation is y=0.15x+0.79

  2. anonymous
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    Can anyone help me slove this ?

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