# math(algebra)

A small college opened in 1999. In the linear model below, x represents the number of years after 1999, and y represents the student population. Interpret the slope.

y = 576 + 173x

A: An additional year of the college being open is associated with an additional 576 students.

B: An additional year of the college being open is associated with an additional 403 students.

C:An additional year of the college being open is associated with an additional 173 students.

D:An additional year of the college being open is associated with an additional 749 students.

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1. (C)

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2. i have no idea...sorry

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3. C is correct

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4. A

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