Asked Mar 17, 2020

This exercise uses the population growth model.

A culture starts with 8500 bacteria. After 1 hour the count is 10,000.

(a) Find a function that models the number of bacteria n(t) after t hours. (Round your r value to three decimal places.)
n(t) = 
(b) Find the number of bacteria after 2 hours. (Round your answer to the nearest hundred.)

(c) After how many hours will the number of bacteria double? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)

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Part b)

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