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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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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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andriod09Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i foundes you again. :P
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brittanyburtonBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Hahaha oh my! So...the easy way out or the hard way?
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andriod09Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
depends, do you want to take the easy way or the hard way? :P
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brittanyburtonBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
easy! i have like 5 questions left and wanna finish this asap lol
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andriod09Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol. so tell me then. how do you start? (note, my easyway doesn't involve me giving yuo answers.)
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brittanyburtonBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i just dont know how to do the equation..
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brittanyburtonBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
& you should give me the answer bc its not even for me :)
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andriod09Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the equation is simple. it would be \[population\div.03\]
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
actually i think i would be \[53500\times (.97)^7\]
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brittanyburtonBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
nope i lied i dont
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satellite73Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
to decrease a number by 3% means you have \(97\%=.97\) of it left to decrease by \(3\%\) 7 times, multiply it by \((.97)^7\)
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andriod09Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@satellite73 where'd you get the .97?
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brittanyburtonBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay @satellite73 is write
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andriod09Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ohh. okay. i see what you mean. sorry i was wrong @brittanyburton
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