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    A farmer has 4 km of fencing and wants to fence off a rectangular field that borders

    According to the World Bank, at the end of 2013 ( t = 0 ) the U.S. population was 316 million and was increasing according to the following model:   0.0074 316 t P t e  , where P is measured in millions of people and t is measured in years after 2013. a) Based on this model, what will be the population of the United States in 2020? b) Determine when the U.S. population will be twice what it is in 2013
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    Re: A farmer has 4 km of fencing and wants to fence off a rectangular field that bord

    Quote Originally Posted by quocdat2769 View Post
    According to the World Bank, at the end of 2013 ( t = 0 ) the U.S. population was 316 million and was increasing according to the following model:   0.0074 316 t P t e  , where P is measured in millions of people and t is measured in years after 2013. a) Based on this model, what will be the population of the United States in 2020? b) Determine when the U.S. population will be twice what it is in 2013
    Please please tell us what the he** $0.0074 316 t P t e $ means.
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    Re: A farmer has 4 km of fencing and wants to fence off a rectangular field that bord

    What's "A farmer that has 4 km of fencing" got to do with this???
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    Re: A farmer has 4 km of fencing and wants to fence off a rectangular field that bord

    Apparently the farmer want to enclose all 36 million people inside the fence.
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