# A company with loud machinery needs to cut it's sound intensity to 44% of its original le

*label*Algebra

*timer*Asked: Feb 5th, 2015

**Question description**

A company with loud machinery needs to cut it's sound intensity to 44% of its original level.By how many decibels will the sound be reduced? Use the formula L=10log I/I_0. Round to the nearest hundredth.