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In this exercise, assume straight-line depreciation or straight-line appreciation. A truck was purchased for $19,688. Its salvage value at the end of 8 years is expected to be $1,400. Find the depreciation equation. (Use x for the independent variable.)

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  1. anonymous
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    please help me

  2. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    oh ok

  3. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    19688-1400/8

  4. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    2268

  5. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    @ludvic u get that

  6. anonymous
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    no

  7. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    why?

  8. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    (Cost - Salvage) / Life) this is the formula to calculate depreciation

  9. anonymous
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    okay thankyou is that the equation though?

  10. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    its the formula

  11. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    equation will be x=(Cost - Salvage) / Life)

  12. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    x=(19688-1400)/8 x=2268

  13. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    @ludvic u get that now????????

  14. anonymous
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    Okay okay thanks but the answer says y=the answer

  15. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    then in place of x u gotta take y

  16. madhu.mukherjee.946
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    because in accounts this is the way to calculate depreciation when salvage value and no.o f life is given @ludvic

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