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The population of a small town is modeled by the equation P =

11,530e-0.15t where t is measured in years. In approximately how many years will the town's population reach 6,000? Round your answer to the nearest tenth.

a.     4.3 years

b.     4.4 years

c.     19.7 years

d.     19.8 years

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