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3. The population (in thousands) after t years of Alphaville is given by the function alt), and the population (in thousands) of Betatown after ( years is given by H0: alt)- 2.4x 1.033 b(t) = 4.3 0.985 (a) Find the initial (i.e. year zero) population of each town. (b) One town has an increasing population, and one town has a decreasing population. Which is which? Explain in a sentence how you know. (c) For each town, what is the percent increase or decrease for the popalation each year? (d) Will there be a time when the towns populations are the same? If so, estimate that time, or explain why it wont ever happen.
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