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ANSWERED ### Tell whether the function represents exponential growth or exponential decay. $$f(x)=5(2)^{-x}$$

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ANSWERED ### 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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ANSWERED ### Tell whether each function represents exponential growth, exponential decay, or neither. Justify your responses. $$\begin{array}{}x&0&2&4&6\\y&1&9&81&729 \end{array}$$

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ANSWERED ### State whether the equation represents exponential growth, exponential decay, or neither. $$y=0.82⋅3^x$$

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ANSWERED ### Determine whether the function represents exponential growth or exponential decay. Then identify the percent rate of change. $$\displaystyle f{{\left({t}\right)}}={200}{\left(\frac{4}{{3}}\right)}^{t}$$

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ANSWERED ### When does the function y=abx represent exponential growth? exponential decay?

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ANSWERED ### Determine whether the function represents exponential growth or exponential decay. Identify the percent rate of change. f(t)=6(0.84)^t

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ANSWERED ### Determine whether the function represents exponential growth or exponential decay. Identify the percent rate of change. $$\displaystyle{f{{\left({t}\right)}}}={80}{\left(\frac{{3}}{{5}}\right)}^{{t}}$$

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ANSWERED ### Determine whether these statements are true or false a) $$\varnothing\in\{\varnothing\}$$ b) $$\varnothing\in\{\varnothing,\{\varnothing\}\}$$ c) $$\{\varnothing\}\in\{\varnothing\}$$ d) $$\{\varnothing\}\in\{\{\varnothing\}\}$$ e) $$\{\varnothing\}\subset\{\varnothing,\{\varnothing\}\}$$ f) $$\{\{\varnothing\}\}\subset\{\varnothing,\{\varnothing\}\}$$ g) $$\{\{\varnothing\}\}\subset\{\{\varnothing\},\{\varnothing\}\}$$

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ANSWERED ### The count in a bacteria culture was 200 after 15 minutes and 1600 after 30 minutes. Assuming the count grows exponentially, what was the initial size of the culture? What was the doubling period?

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ANSWERED ### A fruit fly population of 24 flies is in a closed container. The number of flies grows exponentially, reaching 384 in 18 days. Find the doubling time (time for the population to double) and write an equation that models this scenario.

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ANSWERED ### In how many different orders can five runners finish a race if no ties are allowed?

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ANSWERED ### Exponential Growth and Decay Worksheet 1. $$\displaystyle{y}={55}-{\left({1}-{0.02}\right)}'$$ a) Does this function represent exponential growth or exponential decay? b) What is your initial value? c) What is the rate of growth or rate of decay? 2. $$\displaystyle{y}={5575}\times{\left({0.65}\right)}'$$ a) Does this function represent exponential growth or exponential decay? b) What is your initial value? c) What is the rate of growth or rate of decay? 3. $$\displaystyle{y}={14000}\times{\left({0.92}\right)}'$$ a) Does this function represent exponential growth or exponential decay? b) What is your initial value? c) What is the rate of growth or rate of decay?

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ANSWERED ### A table for a function f is given to the right. ​(a) Determine whether function f represents exponential​ growth, exponential​ decay, or linear growth. ​(b) Find a formula for f.

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ANSWERED ### The function $$\displaystyle{A}={7.7}{\left({0.92}\right)}^{{t}}$$ represents an exponential growth or decay function. A. Does the function P represent exponential growth or decay? B. What is the initial quantity? C. What is the growth or decay factor? a. Exponential Growth. B. The initial quantity is 7.7. C. The growth or decay factor is 0.92 b. Exponential Decay. B. The initial quantity is 7.7. C. The growth or decay facotor is 1.08 c. Exponential Growth. B. The initial quantity is 0.92. C. The growth or decay factor is 1.08 d. . Exponential Decay. B. The initial quantity is 7.7. C. The growth or decay factor is 0.92 e. None of these

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ANSWERED ### Determine whether the function represents exponential growth or decay, Write the base in terms of the rate of growth or decay, identify R, and interpret the date of growth or decay. For the function $$\displaystyle{y}={150}{x}{3.2}^{{x}}$$

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ANSWERED ### Determine if it represents exponential growth or exponential decay.

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ANSWERED ### State whether each statement is true or false and briefly explain why. If the statement is false, try to “fix it” by modifying the given statement to a new statement that is true. For exponential growth and decay, the rate of change is constant.

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ANSWERED ### Exponential growth or exponential decay function ?

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