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The percentage of people who say they trust government in Washington "always or most of the time" is inversely proportional to x0.492  where x is the number of years after 1960. This percentage was 89.773 in 1963.  

Write the function modeling the situation. Roud K to thousandths

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Let 'y' denotes the percentage of people who say they trust the government in washington and 'x' be the number of years after 1960 and 'C' be the constant of proportionality. Therefore the given situation can be defined as.

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y = 0.492 I|

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using the intial conditions to calculate the val...

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89.773 = 0.492 (1963– 1960)" C = 89.773×30.492

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