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AlgebraQ&A LibraryThe population of a small town in centralFlorida has shown a linear decline in theyears 1989-1998. In 1989 the populationwas 41500 people. In 1998 it was 35650people.A) Write a linear equation expressing thepopulation of the town, P, as a function oft, the number of years since 1989.Answer:PreviewB) If the town is still experiencing a lineardecline, what will the population be in2000?Question

Asked Feb 5, 2020

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Step 1

t = number of years since 1989

So at 1989 , t=1989-1989=0

At 1998, t=1998-1989=9

So the coordinates are (0,41500) and (9,35650)

Step 2

We make an equation of the line joining (0,41500) a...

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