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CalculusCalculus: Early TranscendentalsA model for tumor growth is given by the Gompertz equation d V d t = a ( ln b − ln V ) V where a and b are positive constants and V is the volume of the tumor measured in mm 3 . (a) Find a family of solutions for tumor volume as a function of time. (b) Find the solution that has an initial tumor volume of V (0) = 1 mm 3 .BuyFind*launch*

8th Edition

James Stewart

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285741550

Chapter 9.3, Problem 52E

Textbook Problem

A model for tumor growth is given by the Gompertz equation

where *a* and *b* are positive constants and *V* is the volume of the tumor measured in mm^{3}.

(a) Find a family of solutions for tumor volume as a function of time.

(b) Find the solution that has an initial tumor volume of *V*(0) = 1 mm^{3}.

Calculus: Early Transcendentals

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