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Unformatted text preview: growth is 7.2% ? 4. Suppose the graph of our data of P versus P n 1 can be approximated closely with a straight line having a slope of 1.5 and a P intercept of 5. What is the recursive model for P n ? 5. Write both of the following statements as a mathematical proportion. Pressure (P) is inversely proportional to the volume (V). Sales volume (S) is jointly proportional to the quality (Q 1 ) and the quantity (Q 2 ). 6. Suppose the diameter of one sphere is 7 inches and the diameter of another sphere is 11 inches. How much more volume does the second one have than the first one? 7. For the following situation identify one dependent variable and at least two independent variables. How much life insurance should I buy? dependent variable: independent variables: 8. Define what is meant by a mathematical model. Bonus (5 points) Name two of the mathematicians or scientists mentioned in section 1.6 of the text....
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