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anonymous
 one year ago
If a stock gains 50 percent one year and loses 50 percent of its value the next year, is it accurate to say that its mean growth over the full twoyear period was (50 + 50)/2 = 0%?
anonymous
 one year ago
If a stock gains 50 percent one year and loses 50 percent of its value the next year, is it accurate to say that its mean growth over the full twoyear period was (50 + 50)/2 = 0%?

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0suppose it is worth $100 and increases by 50% what is it worth now?`

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no that is a 100% increase what is 50% of 100?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@satellite73 50? So would you add 50 to 100 and the total would be 150?

misty1212
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0if it is now worth $150 and decreases by 50% which is by half, what is it worth now?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so it is not 0 as an average, it has lost 25% of its value

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the math teacher way is \[1.50\times .50=0.75\]

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so it has 75% of its initial value

misty1212
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0which is the same as saying it lost 25%!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@misty1212 @satellite73 Awesome!! Thank you so much. That makes much more sense. I appreciate it

misty1212
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[\color\magenta\heartsuit\]
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