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Please help the table lists data regarding the average salaries of several professional athletes in the years 1991 and 2001. 1991------262,000 2001-----1,360,000 a. use the data points to find a linear function that fits the data b. use the funtion to predict the average salary in 2005 and 2010 a linear function that fits the data is S(x) = (let x = the number of years since 1990 and let S = the average salary x years for 1990) the predicted average salary for 2005 is--? the predicted average salary for 2010 is--? round to the nearest whole number

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    x -> calendar year, y->salary a. y = 109.8 x -218350 b. 2005 -> 1799.2, 2010 -> 2348.2 -> 1800 , -> 2350

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