the year 2000 means t=

Algebra
Tutor: None Selected Time limit: 1 Day

The estimated cost of a Hershey Bar is given by the formula, C = (5/4)t + 10, where C (cost in cents) is in terms of t (number of years since 1970). (Remember: 1970 means

t = 0.)  Assume the cost can change once at the beginning of the year.  

Jul 17th, 2015

Thank you for the opportunity to help you with your question!

this is calculated as shown below

c=(5/4)x44 + 10

=65 cents

Please let me know if you need any clarification. I'm always happy to answer your questions.
Jul 17th, 2015

I would like to know what does the year 2000 mean t=

Jul 17th, 2015

the year 2000 t=(5/4) x (2000-1970) + 10

=47.5 cents

Jul 17th, 2015

why did yo subtract 2000-1970?

Jul 17th, 2015

i subtracted in order to get the time period t, since 1970, because we have been given the final year to be 2000

Jul 17th, 2015

yes am here to help you successful find solutions to your problems

Jul 17th, 2015

Studypool's Notebank makes it easy to buy and sell old notes, study guides, reviews, etc.
Click to visit
The Notebank
...
Jul 17th, 2015
...
Jul 17th, 2015
Feb 19th, 2017
check_circle
Mark as Final Answer
check_circle
Unmark as Final Answer
check_circle
Final Answer

Secure Information

Content will be erased after question is completed.

check_circle
Final Answer