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Applied Calculus for the Manageria...

10th Edition
Soo T. Tan
ISBN: 9781285464640
Textbook Problem

Effect of a Bactericide on Bacteria In the following figure, f(t) gives the population P1 of a certain bacteria culture at time t after a portion of Bactericide A was introduced into the population at t = 0. The graph of g gives the population P2 of a similar bacteria culture at time t after a portion of Bactericide B was introduced into the population at t = 0.

  1. a. Which population is decreasing faster at t1?
  2. b. Which population is decreasing faster at t2?

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  3. c. Which bactericide is more effective in reducing the population of bacteria in the short run? In the long run?

(a)

To determine

The population which decreases faster at t1 .

Explanation

Given information:

The bacteria population P1 and P2 are shown in the given figure by y=f(t) and y=g(t) respectively, where population P1 shows the effect of Bactericide A and population P2 shows the effect of Bactericide B.

Figure (1)

Calculation:

From Figure (1), it is noticed that the x and y-axis represent the time and population of bacteria respectively. The blue and pink curve represents the population P1 and P2 after the effect of Bactericide A and Bactericide B respectively.

Since the rate of change of population represent the rate of increase and rate of decrease in the population, therefore the slopes of the tangent line at any point shows the increasing or decreasing rate at that point of time.

Draw the tangent lines on the curves y=f(t) and y=g(t) at point t1 to compare the slopes of the tangents at point t1

(b)

To determine

The population which decreases faster at t2 .

(c)

To determine

The bactericide which is more effective in short run and the bactericide that is more effective in long run.

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