precalc

posted by .

Assume that this year, n = 1, the average annual salary for women in the United States is $25,000 and that it is increasing by 5% per year, meaning that each year the salary is 1.05 times what it was the previous year.



Assume that the average annual salary for men is $30,000 and that it is increasing by $2,000 per year.

How would I calculate the first couple of terms in each sequence for men and women???

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. algebra

    Mei's salary starts at $16,000 per year with annual raises of $1500. Janet's starting salary is $19,300 with annual raises of $950. After how many years will the two women be earning the same salary?
  2. Math

    Mei's salary starts at $16,000 per year with annual raises of $1500. Janet's starting salary is $19,300 with annual raises of $950. After how many years will the two women be earning the same salary?
  3. algebra

    mei salary starts at 16,000 per year with annual raises or 1,500. janet salary is 19,300 with annual raise of $950.00. After how many years will the two women be earning the same salary?
  4. GP Calculus

    Muthu started working at a company on 1 January 2002 with an initial annual salary of RM18,000. Every January, the company increased his salary by 5% of the previous year's salary. Calculate a)his annual salary, to the nearest RM, …
  5. Statistics

    The average annual salary of employees at Wintertime Sports was $28,750 last year. This year the company opened another store. Suppose a random sample of 18 employees had an average annual salary of $25,810 with standard deviation …
  6. algebra

    The expression: 553.7x + 27,966 Can be used to approximate the average annual salary in dollars of public school teacher in the year 1985 + x What was the average teacher's salary in 1993?
  7. Finance

    A job pays a salary of 35,000 the first year. During the next 10 years, the salary increases by 4% each year. What is the salary for the 11th year?
  8. Math

    Every employee's salary at the Sunrise Software Company increases each year by 1/10 of that person's salary the previous year. A: If Martha's present annual salary is $100,000.00, what will her salary be in 2 years?
  9. Maths

    a man accepts a position with an initial salary of money $1800 per year if his salary increases at the end of every year by $1500 what would be his annual salary at Te begging of the 11th year
  10. PreCalculas help

    Suppose you sign a contract for an annual salary of $50,000 with a guaranteed raise of 5% each year. 1.Write your salary for the next n years as a geometric sequence in explicit form. 2.What will your salary be in year 5?

More Similar Questions