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  • 5 years ago

If the recommended adult dosage for a drug is D, (in mg), then to determine the appropriate dosage c for a child of age a, pharmacists use the equation c = 0.0417D(a + 1). Suppose the dosage for an adult is 200 mg. (a) Find the slope of the graph of c. (b) What is the dosage for a newborn?

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  1. anonymous
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    nvm

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    8.34

  3. dumbcow
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    A) .0417*200 = 8.34 c = 8.34a + 8.34 slope = 8.34 B) newborn, a=0 c = 8.34

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