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EXPONENTIAL AND LOGARITHMIC FUNCTIONS
Finding a final amount in a word problem on exponential growth..
A certain forest covers an area of 2200 km". Suppose that each year this area decreases by 5.5%. What will the area be after 8 years?
Use the calculator provided and round your answer to the nearest square kilometer.
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EXPONENTIAL AND LOGARITHMIC FUNCTIONS Finding a final amount in a word problem on exponential growth.. A certain forest covers an area of 2200 km". Suppose that each year this area decreases by 5.5%. What will the area be after 8 years? Use the calculator provided and round your answer to the nearest square kilometer. 2 km ? X

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A forest covers an area of 2200 km2. Suppose each year this area decreases by 5.5%. What will be the area after 8 years?

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Use the formula A P(1-r) Where Pinitial amount r-the rate t the time

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