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General question about growth function?

  1. Dec 9, 2008 #1
    [RESOLVED]General question about growth function?


    I'm given that a population doubles in number in 4 hours. Does that mean the k in the function equals 0.5 per hour or should I find k from 2=e4*k ?
    Last edited: Dec 9, 2008
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  3. Dec 9, 2008 #2


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    I think you should use the latter.
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