Question

Asked Apr 29, 2019

322 views

In 1968 the US minimum wage was $1.60 per hour. In 1976, the minmum wage was $2.30. Assume that the minimum wage grows according to an exponential model.

1) find the function w(t) which gives the predicted minimum wage t years after 1968.

2)given that the minimum wage was $5.15 in 1996, does this model over/under estimate the minimum wage?

3) what does w(t) predict the minimum wage will be this year?

Step 1

Step 2

Step 3

Tagged in

Find answers to questions asked by student like you

Show more Q&A

Q: Set up the proportion and solve. 54) On the map of the United States, 1 inch represents 120 miles. I...

A: Let x denotes the actual distance between the two cities.Since, it is given that, on the map of Unit...

Q: O SYSTEMS OF LINEAR EQUATIONS Paul Solving a distance, rate, time problem using a system of linea......

A: Let speed of the boat is x and the speed of the current is y.

Q: graph g(x)=4log1/2x plot at least two points on the graph, draw all asymptotes,

A: Given information:The given gunction is g(x)=4log1/2x.

Q: Find the vertical asymptotes, if any, and the values of x corresponding to holes, if any, of the gra...

A: Calculation:Simplify the given function as follows.

Q: Write an equation (slope-intercept form) of the line L satisfying the given conditions: 1.) L passes...

A: 1)The slope of line ax+by=c is -a/b, using this we can calculate the slope of given line m1 which is...

Q: Sketch the graph of the quadratic function f (x) = x 2 + 3x + 1 4 without using a graphing utility. ...

A: Given,

Q: For f(x)=x and g(x) = x + 4, find b. the domain of fog a. (fo g)(x) a. (fo g)x) (Simplify your answe...

A: (a)o represents the composition of functions and is defined as:Plugging the values,

Q: 6 and g(x) = X find the following functions For f(x)= X a. (fo g)(x), b. (g o f)(x), c. (f o g)(7), ...

A: Given,

Q: Simplify (-2y^4)^2(-2x^3y^2z)^3

A: To simplify (-2y^4)^2(-2x^3y^2z)^3.