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A town has a population of 17000 and grows at 4% every year. What will be the population after 12 years, to the nearest whole number?

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 Apr 28, 2020
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Well you could  do it one by one...

 

DON'T

 

Write an equation.

 

17000 * (1.04)^12 = answer!

Why? since you have to multiply by that 12 times. 

 

Yup put it in a calculator!

 

Ask if you don't understand anything!

 Apr 28, 2020
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Oh yes, i forgot to mention that for math related content don't put "off topic".

 Apr 28, 2020

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