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When a person swallows giardia cysts, stomach acids and pancreatic enzymes cause the cysts to release trophozoites, which divide every 12 hours. a. Suppose the number of trophozoites at time = 0 is y0. Write a function giving the number after t hours b. The article quoted above said that a single trophozoite can multiply to a million in just 10 days and a billion in 15 days. Verify this fact

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    I think I have the first equation: y2^t but I don't know where to go after that

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