Q:

Sharon is assessing the popularity of two fashion magazines for her blog. The number of subscribers to magazine A and the number of subscribers to magazine B for the years 2000 to 2004 are given in the tables below.The number of subscribers to magazine A in 2000 is 5,000, 20,000, 25,000, or 10,000 more, or less than the number of subscribers to magazine B in 2000.Which of the following describes the number of subscribers represented by the tables? Only the number of subscribers to magazine B is increasing. , The numbers of subscribers to both magazines are increasing. , The number of subscribers to both magazines are decreasing. , or Only the number of subscribers to magazine B is decreasing.As the number of years since 2000 increases, the number of subscribers to only magazine B approaches infinity, only magazine A approaches zero, only magazine A approaches infinity, only magazine B approaches zero, both magazines approach negative infinity, or both magazines approach zero .

Accepted Solution

A:
1) The number of subscribers to magazine A in 2000 is 5,000 more than the number of subscribers to magazine B in 2000.

2) Which of the following describes the number of subscribers represented by the tables?
The number of subscribers to both magazines are decreasing.

3) As the number of years since 2000 increases, the number of subscribers both magazines approach zero.