I am stuck in exponential growth and decay. Here is an example. Can someone tell me how to do this stepbystep please? Here it is... The population of Mexico has been increasing at an annual rate of 1.7%. If the
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Exponential Growth and Decay
Can somebody please check my answers? 1. Identify the initial amount a and the growth factor b in the exponential function. g(x)=14*2^x a)a=14, b=x b)a=14, b=2

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Part 1: How are exponential growth and decay present in the real world? Give at least 2 examples for exponential growth and 2 examples of exponential decay. Part 2: View and comment on the work of at least 2 other students. Try to choose students whose

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Which equations represent exponential growth? Which equations represent exponential decay? Drag the choices into the boxes to complete the table. Exponential Growth: y=4000(1.0825)^t ,y=12,000(0.72)^t , y=8000(0.97)^t , Exponential Decay: y=1700(1.25)^t ,

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a. Do some research and find a city that has experienced population growth. Determine its population on January 1st of a certain year. Write an exponential function to represent the city’s population, y, based on the number of years that pass, x after a

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thirty percent of a radioactive substance decays in four years. assuming the decay is exponential, find the half life of the substance. the beginning of 1975 the population of a country was 40 million and growing at a rate of 3% per year. Assume that the

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You are listening to a political pundit discussing the growth of the state's population with a radio talk show host. The host states that the State of Arizona had a population of 6,166,318 in 2006. Our pundit says the 2005 population was 5,130,632.

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The Mexican longtongued bat population is an endangered species, which decreases at a rate of 3.5% per year in a wildlife preserve that currently has 80 of them. What type of function will model the population? A)constant B)exponential growth C)linear

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write the exponential function y=40e^0.06t in the form y=ab^t. find b accurate to 4 decimal palces. if t is measured in years, give the % annual growth or decay rate and the continuous % growth or decay rate per year.

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Identify the initial value and growth or decay factor in each of the following exponential functions: a) y= 350 x 5^x b) Q= 25000 x (1/2)^t c) P=(7 x 10^3) x 4^t d) N= 5000 x (9/10)^t

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Suppose that the number of bacteria in a certain population increases according to a continuous exponential growth model. A sample of 1000 bacteria selected from this population reached the size of 1274 bacteria in five hours. Find the hourly growth rate

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In 1990, the population of Africa was 643 million and by 2000 it had grown to 813 million. a.) Use the exponential growth model A=A0 e^kt, in which t is the number of years after 1990, to find the exponential growth function that models the data. b.) By

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f) Suppose you started with 100 bacteria, but they still grew by the same growth factor. Explain how your exponential equation in (b) would change. y=1*3x**** b) is Bacteria name: Staphylococcus aureus Generation Time: 30 minutes *Note: The generation time

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f(t) is an exponential function with f(0) = 200 and f(3) = 2000. a) Use the form f(t) = Pe^rt to find the equation of this exponential function. b) In the form f(x) = Pa^x, a is the growth factor. find the growth factor. c)What input value gives an output

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the value of a particular investment follows a pattern of exponential growth. In the year 2000, you invested money in a money market account. The value of your investment t years after 2000 is given by the exponential growth model A = 1600e^(0.052t). By

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Solve. How long will it take for the population of a certain country to double if its annual growth rate is 1.5%? Round to the nearest year. Use the exponential growth model P(t) = P0e^kt.

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Bob is studying the growth of a particular species of plant. He writes the following equation to show the height of the plant f(n), in cm, after n days: F(N)=10(1.02)^n 1. Starting from 0 days, plug xvalues into our function to find out how many days it

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Part 1: How are exponential growth and decay present in the real world? Give at least 2 examples for exponential growth and 2 examples of exponential decay. Thank You.

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How are exponential growth and decay present in the real world? Give at least 2 examples for exponential growth and 2 examples of exponential decay.

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How are exponential growth and decay present in the real world? Give at least 2 examples for exponential growth and 2 examples of exponential decay.

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Classify the model as exponential growth or exponential decay. Identify the growht or decay factor and the percent increase or decrease per time period.

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So I figured out how to do the first 6, how do I do the remaining? 7. Evaluate the function below over the domain {1, 0, 1, 2}. As the values of the domain increase, do the values of the function increase or decrease? y = (3/4)ˣ 8. Suppose an investment

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I am stuck in exponential growth and decay. Here is an example. Can someone tell me how to do this stepbystep please? Here it is... The population of Mexico has been increasing at an annual rate of 1.7%. If the population of Mexico was 100,350,000 in the

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3e^2x = G 3e^2x = G 3e^2x = D 1/8e^2x = G 1/8e^2x = D Would that be correct? I just made these examples up in my head. How can you tell if its growth or decay? I just look at the exponents. If is a negative then its decay? if its positive then its

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The two formulas f(t) = Pa^t and f(t) = Pe^rt provide two models for the same exponential growth or decay function. How are the exact values of a and r related? (Hint: Find a formula for a as a function of r)

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The value of a particular investment follows a pattern of exponential growth. You invested money in a money market account. The value of your investment t years after your initial investment is given by the exponential growth model A=2600e^0.08t . By what

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You are listening to a political pundit discussing the growth of the state's population with a radio talk show host. The host states that the State of Arizona had a population of 6,166,318 in 2006. Our pundit says the 2005 population was 5,130,632.

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f(t) is an exponential function with f(0) = 200 and f(3) = 2000. a) Use the form f(t) = Pe^rt to find the equation of this exponential function. b) In the form f(x) = Pa^x, a is the growth factor. find the growth factor. c)What input value gives an output

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f(t) is an exponential function with f(0) = 200 and f(3) = 2000. a) Use the form f(t) = Pe^rt to find the equation of this exponential function. b) In the form f(x) = Pa^x, a is the growth factor. find the growth factor. c)What input value gives an output

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The value of a particular investment follows a pattern of exponential growth. You invested money in a money market account. The value of your investment t years after your initial investment is given by the exponential growth model A=2600e^0.08t How much

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The value of a particular investment follows a pattern of exponential growth. You invested money in a money market account. The value of your investment t years after your initial investment is given by the exponential growth model a=2600e^.08t. How much

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The number of bacteria in a certain population increases according to a continuous exponential growth model, with a growth rate parameter of 3.9% per hour. How many hours does it take for the size of the sample to double?

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