TI Calculator Review
Melissa L. Paulmelissa.email@example.comStephen F. Austin High School, Fort Bend ISd
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!1.The following data represents the average concentration of Carbon monoxide in parts per million in theair for 1987 to 1993.
YearConcentration of CarbonMonoxide ( ppm)19876.6919886.3819896.3419905.8719915.5519925.1819934.88
a.Treating the year as the x coordinate and the average level of CO as the y coordinate, create a graph b.Find the slope of this linec.What is the trend in the data?d.What will you expect the CO levels to be in the year 2001?2.A chemist has a 100-gram sample of radioactive material. He records the amount of radioactive materialevery week for 6 weeks and obtains the following data:
a.Enter the above data and graph using the exponential function. b.Estimate the time it would take until 50 grams of material is left.c.Predict how much radioactive material will be left after 10 weeks.