Posted by **Emma** on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 9:38pm.

Which of the following statements is the best description of exponential decay?

A.

Exponential behavior occurs when a function increases at a rate of increasing value.

B.

Exponential behavior occurs when a function increases at a rate of decreasing value.

C.

Exponential behavior occurs when a function increases or decreases at a rate proportional to its current value.

D.

Exponential behavior occurs when a function increases or decreases at a rate proportional to its initial value.

Is D correct?

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**Steve**, Friday, June 27, 2014 at 9:46pm
C is correct

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