Linear Function Word Problem example question
It is common that a piece of equipment has a residual value after it has been depreciated over its entire lifetime.
(a) Find the rule for V(t), the value of a piece of equipment, assuming that the value at time t = 0 is Vo and that the value after 20 years is R.
(b) Use the rule to find the value after 12 years of a piece of equipment originally valued at $7500, assuming that it has a residual value after 20 years of $500.
Solution to this Linear Function practice problem is provided in the video below!