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Decrease in Bacteria When an antibiotic is introduced into

Calculus with Applications | 10th Edition | ISBN: 9780321749000 | Authors: Margaret L. Lial, Raymond N. Greenwell, Nathan P. Ritchey ISBN: 9780321749000 67

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Problem 28A

Problem 28A

Decrease in Bacteria When an antibiotic is introduced into a culture of 50,000 bacteria, the number of bacteria decreases exponentially. After 9 hours, there are only 20,000 bacteria.

a. Write an exponential equation to express the growth function y in terms of time t in hours.

b. In how many hours will half the number of bacteria remain?

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a)In this problem, we need to write an exponential equation to express the growth function y in terms of time t in hours.

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Chapter 2.6, Problem 28A is Solved
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Textbook: Calculus with Applications
Edition: 10
Author: Margaret L. Lial, Raymond N. Greenwell, Nathan P. Ritchey
ISBN: 9780321749000

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