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20 April, 05:26

One year, a group of doctors held a fundraiser and sent $35,885 to a clinic in need of support. Every year after that, the doctors sent another $2500. After how many years will the total amount sent by the doctors first exceed $250,000?

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  1. 20 April, 06:10
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    2500Y + 35,885 = 250,000

    2500Y + 35885 - 35885 = 250,000 - 35885

    2500Y/2500 = 214115/2500

    Y = 85.64

    85 years is the answer

    y=years
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