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Posted by **Lorri** on Friday, July 9, 2010 at 12:52am.

The equation y= -1777x + 27,153 can be used to predict the number of gun deaths in the U.S. x years after 2000, x=0 corresponds to 2000 x=3 corresponds to 2003, x=5 corresponds to 2005 Predict the number of gun deaths in 2005 and 2008. In what year will gun deaths be 11,160 ?

2005:

2008:

When will gun deaths reach 11,160 in a year:

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**Henry**, Friday, July 9, 2010 at 4:47pmY = -1777 (5) + 27153 = -8885 + 27153=

18268.

Y = -1777(8) + 27153 = 12937.

Y = -1777X + 27153 = 11160

-1777X = -15993

X = 9 = yr. 2009

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**Lorri**, Friday, July 9, 2010 at 7:16pmthank you Henry. I love the story problems but this one was a bit much.

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