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Finite MathematicsCost: Hard Drive Storage Exercises 49 and 50 are based on the following data showing how the approximate retail cost of a gigabyte of hard drive storage has fallen since 2000: 34 Year t (year since 2000) Cost/Gigabyte c ( t ) ($) 0 7.5 2 2.5 4 1.2 6 0.6 8 0.2 10 0.1 12 0.06 a. Graph each of the following models together with the data points above, and use your graph to decide which two of the models best fit the data: [ HINT: See Example 5 and accompanying technology note.] (A) c ( t ) = 6.3 ( 0.67 ) t (B) c ( t ) = 0.093 t 2 − 1.6 t + 6.7 (C) c ( t ) = 4.75 − 0.50 t (D) c ( t ) = 12.8 t 1.7 + 1.7 b. Of the two models you chose in part (a), which predicts the lower price in 2020? What price does that model predict?BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Chapter 1.2, Problem 49E

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**Cost: Hard Drive Storage** Exercises 49 and 50 are based on the following data showing how the approximate retail cost of a gigabyte of hard drive storage has fallen since 2000:^{34}

Year t (year since 2000) |
Cost/Gigabyte
($) |

0 | 7.5 |

2 | 2.5 |

4 | 1.2 |

6 | 0.6 |

8 | 0.2 |

10 | 0.1 |

12 | 0.06 |

**a.** Graph each of the following models together with the data points above, and use your graph to decide which two of the models best fit the data: [**HINT:** See Example 5 and accompanying technology note.]

**(A)**

**(B)**

**(C)**

**(D)**

**b.** Of the two models you chose in part (a), which predicts the lower price in 2020? What price does that model predict?

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