 4.7.1: If t is in years since 1990, one model for the population of the wo...
 4.7.2: Investigate the effect of the parameter C on the logistic curve P =...
 4.7.3: The following table shows the total sales, in thousands, since a ne...
 4.7.4: Write a paragraph explaining why sales of a new product often follo...
 4.7.5: (a) Draw a logistic curve. Label the carrying capacity L and the po...
 4.7.6: The following table gives the percentage, P, of households with cab...
 4.7.7: The Tojolobal Mayan Indian community in Southern Mexico has availab...
 4.7.8: In the spring of 2003, SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) spr...
 4.7.9: Substitute t = 0, 10, 20, . . . , 70 into the exponential function ...
 4.7.10: On page 214, a logistic function was used to model the US populatio...
 4.7.11: A curve representing the total number of people, P, infected with a...
 4.7.12: Find the point where the following curve is steepest: y = 50 1 + 6e...
 4.7.13: A doseresponse curve is given by R = f(x), where R is percent of m...
 4.7.14: If R is percent of maximum response and x is dose in mg, the doser...
 4.7.15: Doseresponse curves for three different products are given in Figu...
 4.7.16: Explain why it is safer to use a drug for which the derivative of t...
 4.7.17: In Figure 4.80, what range of doses appears to be both safe and eff...
 4.7.18: In Figure 4.81, discuss the possible outcomes and what percent of p...
 4.7.19: A population, P, growing logistically is given by P = L 1 + Cekt . ...
 4.7.20: Cell membranes contain ion channels. The fraction, f, of channels t...
Solutions for Chapter 4.7: LOGISTIC GROWTH
Full solutions for Applied Calculus  5th Edition
ISBN: 9781118174920
Solutions for Chapter 4.7: LOGISTIC GROWTH
Get Full SolutionsChapter 4.7: LOGISTIC GROWTH includes 20 full stepbystep solutions. This expansive textbook survival guide covers the following chapters and their solutions. Since 20 problems in chapter 4.7: LOGISTIC GROWTH have been answered, more than 6946 students have viewed full stepbystep solutions from this chapter. Applied Calculus was written by Patricia and is associated to the ISBN: 9781118174920. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Applied Calculus, edition: 5.

Binomial
A polynomial with exactly two terms

Circular functions
Trigonometric functions when applied to real numbers are circular functions

Common ratio
See Geometric sequence.

Directed line segment
See Arrow.

Ellipsoid of revolution
A surface generated by rotating an ellipse about its major axis

Endpoint of an interval
A real number that represents one “end” of an interval.

Factoring (a polynomial)
Writing a polynomial as a product of two or more polynomial factors.

Matrix, m x n
A rectangular array of m rows and n columns of real numbers

Nappe
See Right circular cone.

Parametric equations for a line in space
The line through P0(x 0, y0, z 0) in the direction of the nonzero vector v = <a, b, c> has parametric equations x = x 0 + at, y = y 0 + bt, z = z0 + ct.

Partial fraction decomposition
See Partial fractions.

Piecewisedefined function
A function whose domain is divided into several parts with a different function rule applied to each part, p. 104.

Rational numbers
Numbers that can be written as a/b, where a and b are integers, and b ? 0.

Rational zeros theorem
A procedure for finding the possible rational zeros of a polynomial.

Scalar
A real number.

Sum of a finite arithmetic series
Sn = na a1 + a2 2 b = n 2 32a1 + 1n  12d4,

Synthetic division
A procedure used to divide a polynomial by a linear factor, x  a

Vertex of a cone
See Right circular cone.

Whole numbers
The numbers 0, 1, 2, 3, ... .

Work
The product of a force applied to an object over a given distance W = ƒFƒ ƒAB!ƒ.
Textbook Survival Guides
I don't want to reset my password
Need help? Contact support
Having trouble accessing your account? Let us help you, contact support at +1(510) 9441054 or support@studysoup.com
Forgot password? Reset it here