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Calculating population growth

  1. May 29, 2007 #1
    Can anyone tell me how to calculate population growth. my book doesnt tell me how to do that.

    is the formula rN=dN/dt
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  3. May 29, 2007 #2
    That's a simplistic model for population growth, but yes it works. Just solve the differential equation now (i.e., separate the variables and integrate both sides).
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