# College Algebra

The population of the Earth is approximately 6 billion people and is growing at an annual rate of 1.9%. Assuming a Malthusian growth model, find the world population in 45 years. (Round your answer to one decimal place.)

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1. P = 6 + 0.019 * 45 * 6,
P = 6 + 5.13 = 11.1 Billion.

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posted by Henry
2. Thank you so much!

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3. According to my homework, and I just missed it but it gives me the correct answer this is 14.1 billion people.

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