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Thread: Growth and Decay: population growth is proportional to current population

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    Unhappy Growth and Decay: population growth is proportional to current population

    Suppose growth of a population is proportional to the number present. If the population of a colony doubles in 50 days. In how many days will the population be triple?

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    Well, there's an exponential relationship, there. Let's see you map it out.
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