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November 27, 2014

Homework Help: Math

Posted by Diana on Monday, May 6, 2013 at 6:27am.

A researcher tagged 40 giant turtles in 2008. In 2009 , she returned and captured 50 turtles , 16 of which were tagged. In 2010 , she returned again and captured 30 turtles , 8 of which were tagged.

a) Use a proportion to estimate the turtle population for 2009.

b) Use a proportion to estimate the turtle population for 2010.

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