The number of bacteria in a certain population increases according to a continuous exponential growth model, with a growth rateparameter of 8.6% 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 number of bacteria in a certain population increases according to a continuous exponential growth model, with a growth rate
parameter of 8.6% 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 number of bacteria in a certain population increases according to a continuous exponential growth model, with a growth rate parameter of 8.6% 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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2P = Pe 0.086t 0.086t 2 = In2 = 0.086t In 2 0.086 t= 8.05985

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