Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 2 - Equations, Inequalities, and Problem Solving - 2.4 Applications with Percent - 2.4 Exercise Set: 61

Answer

$2.48$ quadrillion

Work Step by Step

The total Btu, provided by the renewable energy sources is 8 quadrillion. Hydropower provided $31%$ of this total: Hydropower contributed by $8\times0.31=2.48$ quadrillion.
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