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Posted by **jazz** on Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:01pm.

a) what was the population in 1905?

b) find the increas in population from 1895 to 1905.

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:09pmWhat was the population in 1895?

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**jazz**, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:12pm2120, right? r u asking me that or r u wondering?? :S

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:13pmYou gave the population in 1805. But the problem wants you to compare the 1905 population with the 1895 figure.

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**jazz**, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:17pmooo sorry. so would you do 2120 x 1.15? because you are figuring out 115% of 2120?

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:19pmYes. That's correct.

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**jazz**, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:20pmand then find the answer and subtract it from 2120?

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**jazz**, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:21pmwait... 2438 - 2120?

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:25pmYes. The population in 1905 was 2438.

2438 - 2120 = 318.

The population increased by 318 people between 1895 and 1905.

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**jazz**, Saturday, November 1, 2008 at 8:26pmok thanks!

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