Posted by **Leanna** on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at 11:04pm.

The size of a bacteria population is given by P=C*e^(kt) Where C is the initial size of the population, k is the growth rate constant and t is time in minutes.

a) If the bacteria in the population double their number every minute, what is the value of k?

I need help please!

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