The task requires the student to use logarithms to solve an exponential equation in the realistic context of carbon dating, important in archaeology and geology, among other places.
Students should be guided to recognize the use of the logarithm when the exponential function has the given base of $e$, as in this problem.
Students study financial transactions for both service and merchandising businesses and relate the transactions to a company's assets, liabilities, owners' equity, revenues, and expenses.
Areas of study include the basic accounting model, the process of the accounting cycle, accounting principles and terminology, financial statement preparation, and computerized accounting applications.
This course examines information used by executives and managers who work in business.
Students study manufacturing accounting, budgeting and forecasting.
Students set up and maintain a computerized accounting records system by recording the transactions necessary to operate a service and merchandising business.