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Asked Nov 18, 2019
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The population of a small town is modeled by the equation

P = 1650e0.5t

where t is measured in years. In approximately how many years will the town's population reach 20,000? (Round your answer to two decimal places.)

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The population of a small town is modeled by the given equation

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1650e05

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We substitute P=20000 in the equa...

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20000 1650e05 20000 0.5t 1650 20000 1 In t = 0.5 =4.99 1650

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