Algebra II

the original value of a car was 16,800 after 2 years the cars value has depreciated to 9,000 find the value of the car after 5 years to the nearest dollar

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  1. assuming a linear rate of depreciation, the car loses $3900/year. So, after x years, its value is

    v(x) = 16800 - 3900x

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