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The population of a city is decreasing at a rate of 2% per year. The population in 2002 was 700,000.
What would be the population in 2009?

Correct answer:

x =  607688

Step-by-step explanation:

a=700000 q=100%2%=11002=0.98 n=20092002=7  x=a qn=700000 0.987=607688

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