UCSS Math I 2.4.3 Example 3

Topic:
Functions
Lena has been offered a job with two salary options. The first option is modeled by the function , where is her salary in dollars after years. The second option is represented by the function , where is her salary in dollars after years. If Lena is hoping to keep this position for at least 5 years, which salary option should she choose? Support your answer with a graph.
  1. Make a general observation.
  2. Graph both functions on the same coordinate plane.
  3. Identify the approximate point where is greater than .
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