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Posted by Jane on Monday, April 23, 2012 at 11:38am.

The value of a $20,000 car decreases every year, t. The equation below model this situation.

20,000(1-0.04t) = 13,000

How many years will the car be worth $13,000? Round to the nearest tenth if necessary.

I got 20,000(.96t)= 13,000, but I don't believe gives me the correct answer. Help!

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