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There are initially 200 bacteria in a culture. After five minutes, the population has grown to 4080 bacteria. Estimate the doubling period.

I DID THIS:

[tex]4080=200(k)^5\\\frac{4080}{200}=k^5\\k=1.82[/tex]

IS THIS CORRECT?

I DID THIS:

[tex]4080=200(k)^5\\\frac{4080}{200}=k^5\\k=1.82[/tex]

IS THIS CORRECT?

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