Sunday

December 21, 2014

December 21, 2014

Posted by **Susan** on Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 5:42pm.

The equation y= -1777x + 27,153 can be used to predict the number of y of gun deaths in the U.S. x years after 2000, that is, x=0 corresponds to 2000, x=2 corresponds to 2002, x-6 corresponds to 2006, and so. Predict the number of gun deaths in 2006 and 2007. In what year will the number of gun deaths be 11,160?

Predict the number of deaths in 2006

Predict gun deaths in 2007

The predicted number of gun deaths will be 11,160 in the year ____?

- Algebra HELP -
**O_o**, Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 5:51pmx-6 in 2006?

- Algebra HELP -
**Susan**, Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 6:02pmx=6

- Algebra HELP -
**Reiny**, Thursday, May 27, 2010 at 6:06pmFor "Predict the number of deaths in 2006 " sub in x=6 into the equation ...

y = -1777(6) = 27153 = 16491

for "Predict the number of deaths in 2007 " let x=7 and repeat as above

For " In what year will the number of gun deaths be 11,160?" set y = 11160 and solve for x ,

then add x to 2000

11160 = -1777x + 27153

1777x = 27153 - 11160

etc

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Algebra 1A Word Problem - Can someone please help me with this Algebra problem. ...

Math - Can someone please help me with this Algebra problem. The equation y= -...

Algebra/story problem - Can someone help me work this problem please? The ...

algebra - The equation y= -1777x+27,153 can be used to predict the number of gun...

Algebra - Someone please help me with this The equation y=-1777x+27,153 can be ...

algebra - The equation y=-1777x+27,153 can be used to predict the number y of ...

algebra - help please the equation of y= 1777x+27,153 can be used to predict the...

Algebra - The equation y=1777x + 27,153 can be used to predict the number of gun...

Algebra - The equation y= -1777x + 27,153 can be used to predict the number of ...

algebra - the equation y=1777x+27,153 can be used to predict the number Y of gun...