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inkyvoyd

  • 3 years ago

Applications of integrals

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  1. inkyvoyd
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    1. Logistical growth: "A rumor i spreading through a small town of population 10,000. Initially, 100 of the town's residents had heard the rumor. After 3 days, 700 people had heard the rumor. Using the logistic growth model, what percentage of the town's population will have heard the rumor after 7 days? Round your answer to the nearest 0.1%"

  2. inkyvoyd
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    Work shown here: My answer was 52.3%

  3. csaira
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    looks good. Just the value of "k" kinda came up from nowhere. How did you find that?

  4. inkyvoyd
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    oh, k was a proportionality constant for rate of growth

  5. csaira
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    oh ok! I'm no calculus wiz but it looks about right :)

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