Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321785045
ISBN 13: 978-0-32178-504-6

Chapter 9 - Section 9.3 - Exponential Functions - Exercise Set - Page 559: 38


There will be around $110.6$ pounds of nuclear waste remaining after 10 centuries.

Work Step by Step

Substitute 10 to $x$ have: $\\y=150(0.97)^x \\y=150(0.97)^{10} \\y=110.613619 \\y \approx 110.6$
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