Tempe Voters Approve School Bond

On 3 November 2009, Tempe voters approved a $77 million school bond.

5359 voted yes; 2495 voted no.

Tempe's population was approximately 169,712 with almost 20% under the age of 18.

Exercises
  1. ______% voted YES for the $77 million bond, while ______% voted NO.

  2. 77 million written as a whole number is ______________________.

  3. 77 million written in scientific notation is ______________________.

  4. If all Tempe residents age 18 years and over are eligible to vote, then approximately _______% voted on the $77 million bond.

  5. The average property tax rate on the $77 million bond is $0.2174 per every $100 of assessed value; therefore, the owner of a $190,000 home will pay approximately $________ per month in taxes to support the $77 million bond.


Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 04 November 2009

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