O EXPONENTIAL AND LOGARITHMIC FUNCTIONSMaxon continuous expone...Finding the rate or time in a word problemEspaThe number of bacteria in a certain population increases according to a continuous exponential growth model, with a growth rate parameter of 2.6% per hour.How many hours does it take for the size of the sample to double?Note: This is a continuous exponential growth model.Do not round any intermediate computations, and round your answer to the nearest hundredth.?

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O EXPONENTIAL AND LOGARITHMIC FUNCTIONS
Max
on continuous expone...
Finding the rate or time in a word problem
Espa
The number of bacteria in a certain population increases according to a continuous exponential growth model, with a growth rate parameter of 2.6% per hour.
How many hours does it take for the size of the sample to double?
Note: This is a continuous exponential growth model.
Do not round any intermediate computations, and round your answer to the nearest hundredth.
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O EXPONENTIAL AND LOGARITHMIC FUNCTIONS Max on continuous expone... Finding the rate or time in a word problem Espa The number of bacteria in a certain population increases according to a continuous exponential growth model, with a growth rate parameter of 2.6% per hour. How many hours does it take for the size of the sample to double? Note: This is a continuous exponential growth model. Do not round any intermediate computations, and round your answer to the nearest hundredth. ?

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The continuous exponential gr...

A(t) A,e"
where A, is the initial population
r is the annual growth rate
t is the time
e is the exponential constant
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A(t) A,e" where A, is the initial population r is the annual growth rate t is the time e is the exponential constant

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