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A population model (t=0->1980) is given by p(t)=5000•(1.5)^t. What will population be in 1977? Provide the formula/steps. The answer is 1481. I don't know how to get that answer

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  1. HELP!!!!
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    @ganeshie8 @mathmate

  2. welshfella
    • one year ago
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    can you rewtite that formula?

  3. welshfella
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    * rewrite

  4. HELP!!!!
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    Yup I fixed the equation

  5. welshfella
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    t = 1977-1980 = -3

  6. HELP!!!!
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    wow

  7. HELP!!!!
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    I knew how to do that but I doubted myself

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    thxs everyone 4 coming by

  9. ParthKohli
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    I think it talks about change in population, because the population definitely has to be > 5000.

  10. ParthKohli
    • one year ago
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    Actually never mind...

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