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April 17th, 2010, 04:05 AM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Apr 2010 Posts: 1 Thanks: 0  can somebody help me with this math problem? 
April 17th, 2010, 07:00 AM  #2 
Newbie Joined: Apr 2010 Posts: 13 Thanks: 0  Re: can somebody help me with this math problem?
So the 2nd part can be written as (1200/0.017)*(1.017^n  1) expand it to get (1200/0.017)(1.017^n)  1200/0.017 move the 1200/0.017 to the other side of the equal sign and with some factoring you will get 1200/0.017 = (1.017^n)*(16160.35  1200/0.017) isolate 1.017^n on one side of the equation. Use logarithm to solve and I think you will get an answer. 
April 17th, 2010, 11:37 AM  #3  
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