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anonymous
 3 years ago
The November 16, 2009 issue of the New York Times reported that there were 671,616 foreign students enrolled at US colleges and universities in 200809 — representing an 8% increase from the previous year. It was the largest percentage increase in more than 25 years.
anonymous
 3 years ago
The November 16, 2009 issue of the New York Times reported that there were 671,616 foreign students enrolled at US colleges and universities in 200809 — representing an 8% increase from the previous year. It was the largest percentage increase in more than 25 years.

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anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0How many foreign students were studying in US colleges and universities during 20072008?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Solve for x ... CAN U?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0http://openstudy.com/codeofconduct for more information. Thanks.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0suppose there was x students in 20072008 so 8% increase , 8/100 (x) 0.08x so x+0.08x = 671,616 can you find x?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i did but the answer came out totally different

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0what is the correct answer?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0621,867 foreign students

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hmm maybe solve again.. i am getting the right answer with the equation i wrote.

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x+0.08x =671,616 1.08x=671,616 divide both sides by 1.08

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wth..... i just got the answer but yyyy would u divide i dont get it

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0bcos u have to find the x.. x is the number of students in 2007

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its 1.08x right now.. so to make x alone or isolate divide both sides by 1.08

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohhhh ok so its y=p(1+r)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh mm what is this lol?

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats the formula for the problem i used 671616=p(1+.08)

anonymous
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohh ok .. well i am not familiar with that formula.. but ya ok if that formula works fine then its ok
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