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  • one year ago

A population of flies grows according to the function p(x) = 5(2)x, where x is measured in weeks. A local spider has set up shop and consumes flies according to the function s(x) = 3x + 2. What is the population of flies after three weeks with the introduced spider? a. 11 flies b. 19 flies c. 29 flies d. 40 flies

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  1. anonymous
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    A population of flies grows according to the function p(x) = 5(2)^x, where x is measured in weeks. A local spider has set up shop and consumes flies according to the function s(x) = 3x + 2. What is the population of flies after three weeks with the introduced spider? i forgot to put "^" before the x in 5(2)^x. would solving it still be the same way as you wrote?

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    ah okay, i understand it now. thank you for your help and patience!

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