The average award a of student financial assistance per student is approximated by a= 0.02t + 1.1, where a is in thousands of dollars and t is the number of years since 1994. Graph the equation and use the graph to estimate the average amount of federal student aid per student in 2002. Use the graphing tool to graph the linear equation. The average amount of student aid per student in 2002 is about $ (Round to the nearest hundred dollars as needed.)

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• The average award a of student financial assistance per student is approximated by

a = 0.02t + 1.1, where a is in thousands of dollars and t is the number of years since

1994. Graph the equation and use the graph to estimate the average amount of federal

student aid per student in 2002.

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Use the graphing tool to graph the linear equation.

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The average amount of student aid per student in 2002 is about $

(Round to the nearest hundred dollars as needed.)

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