# Chapter 3 - Section 3.2 - Introduction to Functions - Exercise Set: 99b

56.74 pounds

#### Work Step by Step

We are given that the per capita consumption of all beef in the US is given by the function $C(x)=-.74x+67.1$, where x is the number of years since 2000. 2014 is 14 years after 2000, so x=14. $C(14)=-.74\times14+67.1=56.74$ pounds

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