# Algebra

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12. A city whose population was 39,350 in 1995 contained 46,750 people in 2000.

(a) Find the exponential growth function for the city. Let t = 0 represent the year 1995.

(b) Use the growth function to predict the population of the city in 2009. Round your answer to the nearest fifty people.