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## Employees at Maria’s company get a 5% cost-of-living adjustment added to their salary each year. If Maria currently has a salary of $8

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Employees at Maria’s company get a 5% cost-of-living adjustment added to their salary each

year. If Maria currently has a salary of $80,900?

Which equation BEST models this situation to solve for salary (y) in x years? *

HINT : This is a Exponential Growth and Decay problem

A O y = 80900(1.05)*

B O y = 80900(1.5)*

C O y = 0.5(80900)*

D O y = 80900(x)

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Answer:C

Step-by-step explanation:You need to times 80,900 by the number of years (the exponent) then times that number by 0.5 (5%). Also, the equation for this is y=a(b)* 0.5 is your a, 80900 is your b and your exponent is x