## HelloKitty17 one year ago The function below shows the number of car owners f(t), in thousands, in a city in different years t: f(t) = 0.25t2 - 0.5t + 3.5 The average rate of change of f(t) from t = 2 to t = 6 is ______ thousand owners per year. Numerical Answers Expected!

1. OregonDuck

1.5 right?

2. IrishBoy123

lmLtfy!! $$\large f(t) = 0.25t^2 - 0.5t + 3.5$$ so $$\huge \frac{f(6) - f(2)}{6 - 2} = ????$$ then, remembering that they want the answer in " **thousand** owners per year ", be sure to divide by 1,000.

3. OregonDuck

is it 1.5?

4. OregonDuck

@Nnesha is it 1.5? YES OR NO?????????????