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Applications of Equations Section 2.3 Applied Problems Guideline
Applied Problems Guideline
1. Read the problem carefully and determine 2.
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7. what is asked for.
Label unknown quantities with variables.
Translate verbal statements into equation.
Consolidate to one variable.
Solve for one of the unknown quantities.
Find all remaining quantities.
Check and interpret all quantities. Interest Applications
Interest Applications I = Prt
Where I = interest, P = principal, r = annual interest rate, and t = time in years Distance Applications
Distance Applications d = rt
where d = distance traveled, r = rate, and t = time Joke Time
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 Calculus, Equations, unknown quantities, Label unknown quantities, Translate verbal statements

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