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Applications of Exponential Functions

Published on 07/01/2010

Activity Overview

In this activity, students will explore applications involving bacteria growth and decay, where exponential functions are used to represent the data. They will also explore the domain and range of the exponential functions in the context of the applications.

Key Steps

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    Grab and drag the point labeled x until the ordered pair is (0, 4E + 4). Interpret the ordered pair in the context of the application.