Posted by **Anonymous** on Monday, March 8, 2010 at 12:04am.

Suppose you are studying bacteria in biology class the table shows the number of bacteria after n doubling periods

n(periods)[0 1 2 3 4 5]

billions of bacteria [3 6 12 24 48 96]

your teacher asks you to predict the number of bacteria after 8 doubling periods. what would your prediction be?

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