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anonymous
 5 years ago
Situation:
A farmer in China discovers a mammal hide that contains 54% of it's original amount of c14.
Find the age of the mammal hide to the nearest year.
anonymous
 5 years ago
Situation: A farmer in China discovers a mammal hide that contains 54% of it's original amount of c14. Find the age of the mammal hide to the nearest year.

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this sounds like biology or something.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok well maybe I just don't get it... What class is it for?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0really? is there any other information with the problem?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0\[N = N _{0}e ^{kt}\]

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0N is amout remaining now; and No is initial amount?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so, N =54, No =100 and what is k?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.054/100 = e^(k *t) log(.54) =k *t if u were given the value of k, just plug in and findout t.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0plug in log(.54) = 0.0001 * t log(.54) / 0.0001 = t

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont hav the calculator with me now, u have to feed it in and see what T is.

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0log (.54) is a ve value /  value of that k = +ve time...so thats right
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