Posted by **Kaylen** on Sunday, February 26, 2012 at 4:22pm.

1. I really don't understand what this problem is asking for

The population P(t) of fish in a lake satisfies the logistic differential equation

dP/dt = 3P - (P^2)/6000

If P(0) = 4000, what is ? Is the solution increasing or decreasing?

&& how would you find inc/dec of a solution?

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