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The exponential decay graph shows the expected depreciation for a new boat, selling for $3500, over 10 years. (Will attach graph)
a. Write an exponential function for the graph.
b. Use the function in part a to find the value of the boat after 9.5 years.
 one year ago
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The exponential decay graph shows the expected depreciation for a new boat, selling for $3500, over 10 years. (Will attach graph) a. Write an exponential function for the graph. b. Use the function in part a to find the value of the boat after 9.5 years.
 one year ago
 one year ago

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Algebraic!Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
at t= 0 e^(rt) = 1 and y=C C=?
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
that is one way. here is another in 2 years it goes from \(3500\) to \(2000\) and \(\frac{2000}{3500}=\frac{4}{7}\) so we can use \[3500\times \left(\frac{4}{7}\right)^{\frac{t}{2}}\] where \(t\) is time in years
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
then if you want the value in \(9.5\) years you can (with a calculator) find \[3500\left(\frac{4}{7}\right)^{\frac{9.5}{2}}\]
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JohnnyB8A70Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
how do i finish this problem? @satellite73
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