Pre-Calc

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For the data set shown by the table,
a. Create a scatter plot for the data. (You do not need to submit the scatter plot)

b. Use the scatter plot to determine whether an exponential function or a logarithmic function is
the best choice for modeling the data.

Number of Homes Built in a Town by Year

years

1985
1991
1994
1997
2002

number of home

12
91
145
192
224





Amplitude: (8.19-3.91)= 4.28/2 = 2.14


y= 2.14*sin((pi/6)x-phi) +6.05
y = 2.14*sin((pi/6)(1) - phi) + 6.05 = 3.91


what do I do next? Please write out the steps.

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