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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 1064 bacteria in 1.5 hours. Find the hourly growth rate parameter. Write answer as percentage and dont round any intermediate computations.

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  1. faf3
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    please help me!

  2. nincompoop
    • one year ago
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    do you know exponential growth?

  3. faf3
    • one year ago
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    I dont remeber the equation.

  4. faf3
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    so what would i plug in form the problem to solve?

  5. nincompoop
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    you just rely on formula ?

  6. faf3
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    could you show me please. I am confused.

  7. nincompoop
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    http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/exponential-growth.html

  8. nincompoop
    • one year ago
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    look at the mice problem

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