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An innovative rural public health program is reducing infant mortality in a certain West African country. Pretend the program in Senegal has been reducing infant mortality at a rate 8 % per year. How long will it take for infant mortality to be reduced by 34 %?

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.92^x = .66
x = log.66/log.92 = 4.99
or, 5 years

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