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 one year ago
The current population of Charles Town is 53,500. What will the population be in seven years if it is declining 3% per year?
A. 10272
B. 43227
C. 52387
D. 66215
 one year ago
The current population of Charles Town is 53,500. What will the population be in seven years if it is declining 3% per year? A. 10272 B. 43227 C. 52387 D. 66215

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andriod09
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i foundes you again. :P

brittanyburton
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hahaha oh my! So...the easy way out or the hard way?

andriod09
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0depends, do you want to take the easy way or the hard way? :P

brittanyburton
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0easy! i have like 5 questions left and wanna finish this asap lol

andriod09
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0lol. so tell me then. how do you start? (note, my easyway doesn't involve me giving yuo answers.)

brittanyburton
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i just dont know how to do the equation..

brittanyburton
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0& you should give me the answer bc its not even for me :)

andriod09
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the equation is simple. it would be \[population\div.03\]

satellite73
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1actually i think i would be \[53500\times (.97)^7\]

brittanyburton
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0nope i lied i dont

satellite73
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1to decrease a number by 3% means you have \(97\%=.97\) of it left to decrease by \(3\%\) 7 times, multiply it by \((.97)^7\)

andriod09
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@satellite73 where'd you get the .97?

brittanyburton
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay @satellite73 is write

andriod09
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ohh. okay. i see what you mean. sorry i was wrong @brittanyburton
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