# in a medical experiment, the number of bacteria is halved every hour. what type of function represents this pattern

exponetial decay forsure

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A Virginia county is considering whether to pay \$50,000 per year to lease a prisoner transfer facility in a prime location near Washington, D.C. They estimate it will cost \$50 per prisoner to process the paperwork at this new location. The county is paid a \$75 commission for each new prisoner they process. If their holding area at this new location has design and effective capacities of 10,000 and 7,500 prisoners processed annually, respectively, and they plan to be 80 percent efficient in their use of this space, how many prisoners does the county plan to process per year?

The county will plan to process 6000 prisoners per year.

Step-by-step explanation:

The holding area at the new location has design and effective capacities of 10,000 and 7,500 prisoners processed annually, respectively, a

We will multiply the effective capacity by 80%.

Hence, the county will plan to process 6000 prisoners per year.

20 pts! At Jefferson Middle School, eighty-two students were asked which sports they plan to participate in for the coming year. Twenty students plan to participate in track and cross country; six students in cross country and basketball; and eight students in track and basketball. Twelve students plan to participate in all three sports. A total of thirty students plan to participate in basketball, and a total of forty students plan to participate in cross country. Ten students don't plan to participate in any of the three sports.

How many students plan to just participate in cross country?

2
4
40
30

2 kids plan to participate solely in Cross Country.

2 kids play I just took th test

You estimate the distance from your house to your school to be 1.6 miles. The actual distance is 1.9 miles. Find the percent error. Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a percent.

To find percent error you use the following formula:

% error = (1.6 - 1.9)/1.9 * 100% = 15.79%

Tasha believes that she can rewrite the difference 120 - 36 as a product of the GCF of the 2 numbers and another difference. Is she correct?