The city of Smyrna has a flea population that has been doubling every year. If there are about 100,200 fleas this year, how many will there be 3 years from now? Indicate the step where a variable is defined, the equation used to solve, and the final answer.

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2015-11-11 16:41:55

the equation for this is 100,200(2)^n where n is the number of years so in 3 years the population will be 100,200(2)^3 = 801,600

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