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Esmy
 3 years ago
Suppose a computer virus begins by infecting 8
computers in the first hour after it is released.
Each hour after that, each newly infected computer
causes 8 more computers to become infected. The
function y = 8x models this situation. Make a
table with integer values of x from 1 to 4.
Esmy
 3 years ago
Suppose a computer virus begins by infecting 8 computers in the first hour after it is released. Each hour after that, each newly infected computer causes 8 more computers to become infected. The function y = 8x models this situation. Make a table with integer values of x from 1 to 4.

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Esmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2this is my answer f(x) x 8 1 16 2 24 3 32 4

pratu043
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Are you asking whether its correct?

Esmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2yes lol is my work correct?

Esmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2it also say to Make a table with integer values of x from 1 to 4.

Esmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so how would the table look? :O

Esmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2y(1)=8*1 y(2)=8*2=16 y(3)=8*3=24 y(4)=8*4=32 f(x) x 8 1 16 2 24 3 32 4 It should look like this?

Esmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2I'm right anyone ?help what is the answer

ash2326
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Esmy After first hour 8 systems got affected after second hour each of the 8 will affect 8 more so=>\(8\times 8\) so it's actually \(y=8^x\), x represents no. of hours x y 1 \(8^1\) 2 \(8^2\)=> 8*8 3 \(8^3\)=>8*8*8 and so on

Esmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2Ohhh... So then thats the table I know what I did wrong.

imakebots
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think it would be something like exponential growth, I agree with @ash2326

Esmy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2thanks for the explanation to help me understand

ash2326
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You're welcome @Esmy Yeah it's exponential growth @imakebots
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