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Destinyyyy
 one year ago
I have a "few" word problems. Could someone help me out? Its been awhile since Ive done one.
Destinyyyy
 one year ago
I have a "few" word problems. Could someone help me out? Its been awhile since Ive done one.

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have no examples. So please bare with me.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A new car worth $24,000 is depreciating in value by $3,000 per year. Complete A B. A. Write the formula that models the cars value, y, in dollars, after x years.

lfreeman1285
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2A. If the car's value declines by 3000/year, then this can be represented by 3000x, and because the car originally cost 24000, the equation would be y=240003000x

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0B. Use the formula from part A to determine after how many years the cars value will be $15,000.

lfreeman1285
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Here, you would just plug in 15000 for y. 15000=240003000x There are a number of ways you can go about solving this, but in the end x has to be isolated on one side of the equation. Personally, I like to subtract and then divide. First, I would subtract 24000 from both sides 9000=3000x And then I divide by 3000. 3=x So three years is your answer.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay. Thank you. Would you mind helping with a few more?

lfreeman1285
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2do you know if we should assume that a month is 30 days?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I honestly don't know

lfreeman1285
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@Vocaloid what do you think?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The help me solve this button says " Here, x is the number of times in a month the bus is used."

lfreeman1285
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Maybe its 1.75x=300.75x? That would make the most sense to me.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay.. I have new numbers now since I clicked help me solve this... 1.50x= 24x .50x
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