OpenStudy (anonymous):

linear problem . The table shows the approximate population of a town, in thousands, for the years 2009–2013. Which is the best prediction for the town’s approximate population in 2020? Use the data table to predict the population of a town for a given year. (Points : 1) 40,000 45,000 53,000 67,000

3 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):
3 years ago

OpenStudy (anonymous):

the growth of the population can be expected to be about 3000 a year, so for the youer 2020 the figure 53 000 is the closest 33000 + 7 x 3000 = 54 000

3 years ago