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The population of a town with a 2016 population of 63,000 grows at a rate of 2.3% per year.
a. Find the rate constant k and use it to devise an exponential growth function that fits the given data.
b. In what year will the population reach 105,000?
a. Find the rate constant k.
an exact answer.)
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The population of a town with a 2016 population of 63,000 grows at a rate of 2.3% per year. a. Find the rate constant k and use it to devise an exponential growth function that fits the given data. b. In what year will the population reach 105,000? a. Find the rate constant k. an exact answer.) (Type

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