A population of deer starts at 350 in the year 2002 and decreases by 6.2% every year. Write a formula for N, the population of deer, as a function of t, the number of years after 2002

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Originally Posted by aymers14 A population of deer starts at 350 in the year 2002 and decreases by 6.2% every year. Write a formula for N, the population of deer, as a function of t, the number of years after 2002 Well just do a few years and try to see the pattern. year 0 (2002): N(0)=350 year 1: N(1)=N(0)*(1-.062) = 350*0.938 year 2: N(2)=N(1)*0.938 = year 3: N(3)=N(2)*0.938 = ....