At a peach packaging plant, 46,000 lbs of fresh peaches are processed and packed each hour. The table shows the diminishing inventory of peaches over the hour. Remaining peaches are sent to another part of the facility for canning. Peach Inventory Time, t(hours) Peaches, P(thousand pounds) 0 46 0.25 38 0.50 35 0.75 33 1.00 26     .(b) Use the model (not the table of data) to estimate how many peaches are left in inventory after half an hour.   (c) Use the model (not the table of data) to estimate how many peaches will be sent to canning.

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At a peach packaging plant, 46,000 lbs of fresh peaches are processed and packed each hour. The table shows the diminishing inventory of peaches over the hour. Remaining peaches are sent to another part of the facility for canning.

Peach Inventory
Time, t
(hours)
Peaches, P
(thousand pounds)
0 46
0.25 38
0.50 35
0.75 33
1.00 26
 
 

.

(b) Use the model (not the table of data) to estimate how many peaches are left in inventory after half an hour.

 



(c) Use the model (not the table of data) to estimate how many peaches will be sent to canning.

 

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