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Determine whether each function is an example of exponential growth or decay. Then find the y-intercept. y=3e^x

Exponential growth and decay
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asked 2021-01-23

Determine whether each function is an example of exponential growth or decay. Then find the y-intercept. \(y=3e^x\)

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2021-01-24
\(\displaystyle{y}={3}{e}^{{x}}\)
\(\displaystyle{y}={3}{e}^{{0}}\)
y=3(1)
y=3
The e function has both a positive constant and a positive exponent so it represents exponential growth. We find the y-intecept by plugging in 0 for x and then solving for y.
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