# SOLUTION: The number N of state and federal inmates in millions during year x, where x > 2002 can be approximated by the following formula N=0.05X-98.50 Determine the year in which there w

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Equations Question 617280: The number N of state and federal inmates in millions during year x, where x > 2002 can be approximated by the following formula N=0.05X-98.50 Determine the year in which there were 1.8 million inmates. Answer by stanbon(57361)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The number N of state and federal inmates in millions during year x, where x > 2002 can be approximated by the following formula N=0.05X-98.50 Determine the year in which there were 1.8 million inmates. --------------------- Equation: 0.05x - 98.5 = 1.8 0.05x = 100.3 x = 2006 --------- Cheers, Stan H. ==============