# In Youngtown, the population reached 4420 people in 1993. In 1998, there were 5600 residents. What was the population in the year 2000?

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**Population in** **was**

#### Explanation:

Assuming population growth is an exponential function.

Initial population in 1993 is

The growth function is

rate and time in years.

Population in 1998 is

Taking natural log on both sides we get,

The growth function is

Population in

Population in

The population in

#### Explanation:

Using Arithmetic Progression..

Let;

First Term

Therefore;

Hence the Sixth Term is

Now to get the common difference..

Recall;

Hence;

The common difference is

From the above structure..

Hence, the Eight Term is

Recall;

Therefore, the population in