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The population of a small town is growing at a rate of 5% per year. If the population right now is 22 000, What will the population be 10 years from now?

 Feb 7, 2021
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To find the population 10 years from now, first you have to find how much the population increases in a year. 

5% of 22,000 is how much the population would increase in a year, which is 1100 per year. Now you have how much the population increases in a year, so all you have to do is multiply it by 10, and add it to 22,000 to find the total population.

1100*10=11000

11000+22000= 33,000

 Feb 7, 2021

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