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Hello, Sprinkledozer!
A telephone company estimates that the number N of phone calls per day
between two cities of population and that are miles apart is given by:
. .
115. Estimate the population of a city given that
. . . . . the population of a second city is: ,
. . . . . the number of phone calls per day is: ,
. . . . . and the distance between the cities is: miles.
. . . Round to the nearest thousand.
First, solve for
We have: .
Multiply by
Divide by
Substitute: .
Therefore: .