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Question

The current student population at a college is \( ...

The current student population at a college is \( 6700 \) students. If enrollment is projected to increase at a rate of \( 2.4 \% \) each year, what will the student population be in \( 8 \) years? 

(a) Write the function for this growth model, using \( t \) as the number of years from present: 

\( P = \) _____

(b) What will the population be in \( 8 \) years? (Round to nearest student) 

Answer

6700*(1+2.4/100)\(^{t}\)

\(\approx 8100\)

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