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Nov712, 09:00 PM

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I need help in solving the following solution.
The Gompertz model has been used to model population growth. dy/dt = ryln(y/k), where r = 0.67 per year, K = 36500 kg, Use the Gompertz model to find the predicted value of y(4) . TIA. 


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Nov712, 09:52 PM

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What have you tried so far?



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Nov712, 09:58 PM

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How do I get is what I need help with. Thanks! 


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Nov712, 10:00 PM

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Help Needed with Gompertz model.
Have you tried solving the differential equation? Do you have any ideas about how you might try to solve it? I'll give you a hint: t does not appear explicitly, and it is a firstorder, homogeneous (but nonlinear) equation for y(t). Does this give you any ideas?



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