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# Identify the function as exponential growth or exponential decay.Then identify the growth or decay factor.y=7⋅0.32^x

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asked 2021-06-06

Identify the function as exponential growth or exponential decay. Then identify the growth or decay factor. $$y=7\cdot0.32^x$$

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2021-06-07

Consider the exponential function $$\displaystyle{y}={a}{b}^{{x}}$$ it is an exponential growth if b>1 and exponential decay if 0 It is given that $$\displaystyle{y}={7}\cdot{0.32}^{{x}}$$
Since $$b=0.32<1$$, the given function represents an exponential decay.

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