state whether there is a growth or decay and if it is linear or exponential. Write a model that represents the problem, then use the model to answer the questions. 

1. The population of 1500 wolves in a rural area has been declining by 2% every year. How many wolves will there be after 15 years? (round to a whole number)

2. The price of gasoline has been going up by 2 cents every day. If the price of gas is currently $3.54 what will be the price after one week?

asked Apr 26, 2014 in Word Problem Answers by sebring (120 points)

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answered Jan 6 by Mathical Level 10 User (57,460 points)
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