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8-41.

As Jhalil and Joman practice for the SAT, their scores on practice tests rise. Jhalil’s current score is , and it is rising by points per week. On the other hand, Joman’s current score is and is growing by points per week. Homework Help ✎

  1. When will Joman's score catch up to Jhalil's?

    Jhalil's score will be defined by the expression , since her initial score was and it increases by points each week. Joman's score, on the other hand, will be defined by the expression , since his initial score was and it increases by each week.

  2. If the SAT test is in weeks, who will score highest?

    Insert for x in the equation found in part (a) to see who will have the higher score.

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