Posted by **Andy G** on Monday, March 17, 2014 at 9:55pm.

A weekly census of the tree frog in a park is given

week population

1 18

2 54

3 162

4 486

5 1458

6 4374

a. find the function of the form f(x)=Pa^x that describes the frog population at time x weeks.

b. what's the growth factor in this situation? (that is, by waht number must this week's population be multiplied by to obtain next weeks population?)

c. each tree frog requires 10 squre feet of space and the park has an area of 6.2 square miles will the space required by the frog population exceed the size of the park in 12 weeks? in 14?

- PreCalc -
**Reiny**, Monday, March 17, 2014 at 10:06pm
Andy, I have done quite a few for you now.

Give this one a try, let me know what you get.

- PreCalc -
**Evan**, Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 2:49pm
a. f(x)=6(3)^x

b.3

c. no, yes

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Math - Find the next three terms of the sequence below. 2, 4, 8, 16,... My ...
- math - The weekly marginal cost functions C'(x) and the weekly marginal revenue ...
- math - an oak tree grows 500 meters north of the bottom of a rectangular park. ...
- math ( algebra 2 ) - a newspaper company currently charges $11 a week to its ...
- math ( algebra 2 ) - a newspaper company currently charges $11 a week to its ...
- trig - A certain species of tree grows an average of 0.5 cm per week. Write an ...
- trig - A certain species of tree grows an average of 0.5 cm per week. Write an ...
- math - The park currently contains 20 wolves and the park rangers are ...
- AP Calculus - Find the first 4 terms and the 8th term of the recursively-...
- math - find the missing number in the pattern? 2,6,18,54, ,486 choices a.152 c....

More Related Questions