Post a New Question

Algebra

posted by .

In 1920, the record for a race was 46.9 seconds. In 1940 it was 46.5 seconds. Let R(t)= the record in the race and t= the number of years since 1920.
a) Find a linear function that fits data.

b)Predict the records for 2003 and 2006.

c) Year when record will be 44.90 seconds.

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. math plz help

    someone plz help me.... In 1920 the record for a certain race was 46.6 sec. In 1950 it was 46.0 sec. let r(t)= the record in the race and t= the number of years since 1920. (a) find a linear function that fits the data r(t)= (round …
  2. math

    In 1920 the record for a certain race was 46.6 sec. In 1950 it was 46.0 sec. let r(t)= the record in the race and t= the number of years since 1920. (a) find a linear function that fits the data r(t)= (round to the nearest hundredth) …
  3. math

    someone plz help me.... In 1920 the record for a certain race was 46.6 sec. In 1950 it was 46.0 sec. let r(t)= the record in the race and t= the number of years since 1920. (a) find a linear function that fits the data r(t)= (round …
  4. ALGEBRA

    In 1920, the record for a certain race was 46.6 sec. In 1990, it was 45.9 sec. Let R(t)=therecord in the race and t=the number of years since 1920. a)find a linear function that fits the data. b) Use the function in (a) to predict …
  5. Algebra 1

    in 1920, the record for a certain race was 45.8 sec. In 1980, it was 44.6 sec. Let R(t)=the record in the race and t=the number of years since 1920. find the linear function that fits the data use the function (a) to predict the record …
  6. math

    in 1920 the record for a certain race was 46.4 sec. In 1960 it was 45.6 sec. Let R(t)=the record in the race and t= the number of years since 1920. a. find a linear function that fits the data. b. Use the function in (a) to predict …
  7. Math

    how do I solve this problem. In 1920 the record for a certain race was 445.7 sec. In 1970, it was 44.2 sec. Let R(t) = the record in the race and t = the number of years since 1920. a) Find a linear function that fits the data R(t) …
  8. Intermediate Algebra

    in 1920 the record for a certain race was 45.7 seconds. In 1930, it was 45.4 seconds. Let R(t)= the record in the race and t = the number of years since 1920. Find the linear function that fits the data.R(t)=__ (round to nearest hundreth. …
  9. Math 116

    In 1920, the record for a certain race was 45.7 sec. In 1950, it was 45.1 sec. Let Ra9ta0=the record in the race and the number of years since 1920. A. Find a linear function for the data B. Use the function in (a) to predict the record …
  10. algebra

    In 1920 the record for a certain race was 46.5 seconds. in 1980 it was 45.3 seconds let R(t) = the record in the race and t=the number of years since 1920 R(t) = 46.5 - t*0.02 what is the predicted record in 2003?

More Similar Questions

Post a New Question