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anonymous
 one year ago
A 220year old oak tree produced acorns at two different rates. Until it reached maturity, it produced an average of 900 acorns a year. Once it reached maturity, it produced an average of 2200 acorns a year. Angel Oak has produced about 289,000 acorns in its lifetime. At what age did it reach maturity?
anonymous
 one year ago
A 220year old oak tree produced acorns at two different rates. Until it reached maturity, it produced an average of 900 acorns a year. Once it reached maturity, it produced an average of 2200 acorns a year. Angel Oak has produced about 289,000 acorns in its lifetime. At what age did it reach maturity?

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CBARREDO1
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Let the age at maturity be M 900 M + ( 220  M) 2200 = 289000 900M + 484000  2200M = 289000 1300M = 195000 M = 195000 /1300 = 150 YEARS ANSWER
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