# In 1940, there were about 10 brown tree snakes per square mile on the island of Guam, and in 2017, there were about 15000 per square mile.(a) Find an exponential formula for the number, ?N, of brown tree snakes per square mile on Guam ?t years after 1940?=(b) What is the growth RATE (given as a percent)?

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In 1940, there were about 10 brown tree snakes per square mile on the island of Guam, and in 2017, there were about 15000 per square mile.

(a) Find an exponential formula for the number, ?N, of brown tree snakes per square mile on Guam ?t years after 1940
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(b) What is the growth RATE (given as a percent)?

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Step 1

Given: In 1940, there were about 10 brown tree snakes per square mile on the island of Guam, and in 2017, there were about 15000 per square mile.

Step 2

(a) Find an exponential formula for the number, N, of brown tree snakes per square mile on Guam t years after 1940.

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