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/21/2019 Critical Thinking Activity #1 Submit Assignment Submitting a file upload Due Jan 28 by 11:59pm Points 60 File Types pdf., doc, and docx Math 110-Critical Thinking Activity #1 Use your graphing calculator to complete this assignment Hurricane Fran hit North Carolina on the evening of September 5, 1996. Over 1 million homes and businesses were left without power. Repair crews began immediately restoring electrical service. The following table lists the number of customers without power Customers without power 1,159,000 804,000 515,000 340,000 195,200 136,300 77,000 Date September6 September 7 September 9 September 10 September 12 September 13 37,600 1. Plot the data points. 2. What kind of function (linear, quadratic, logarithmic, exponential) best seems to fit this curve? Explain your reasoning. 3. What would the equation of this function (model) be? 4. Calculate the expected number of customers without power on September 10 as predicted by the model. What is the percentage error between the predicted and the actual value? (Note: the actual value is the value in the table. 5. Use your model to determine how long until all power was restored. (That is, there will be less than 1,000 customers without power.)
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