 1.2.1: In Exercises 14, decide whether the graph is concave up, concave do...
 1.2.2: In Exercises 14, decide whether the graph is concave up, concave do...
 1.2.3: In Exercises 14, decide whether the graph is concave up, concave do...
 1.2.4: In Exercises 14, decide whether the graph is concave up, concave do...
 1.2.5: The functions in Exercises 58 represent exponential growth or decay...
 1.2.6: The functions in Exercises 58 represent exponential growth or decay...
 1.2.7: The functions in Exercises 58 represent exponential growth or decay...
 1.2.8: The functions in Exercises 58 represent exponential growth or decay...
 1.2.9: Write the functions in Exercises 912 in the form P = P0at . Which r...
 1.2.10: Write the functions in Exercises 912 in the form P = P0at . Which r...
 1.2.11: Write the functions in Exercises 912 in the form P = P0at . Which r...
 1.2.12: Write the functions in Exercises 912 in the form P = P0at . Which r...
 1.2.13: In Exercises 1314, let f(t) = Q0at = Q0(1 + r) t . (a) Find the bas...
 1.2.14: In Exercises 1314, let f(t) = Q0at = Q0(1 + r) t . (a) Find the bas...
 1.2.15: A town has a population of 1000 people at time t = 0. In each of th...
 1.2.16: An airfreshener starts with 30 grams and evaporates. In each of th...
 1.2.17: For which pairs of consecutive points in Figure 1.26 is the functio...
 1.2.18: The table gives the average temperature in Wallingford, Connecticut...
 1.2.19: (a) Which (if any) of the functions in the following table could be...
 1.2.20: In 2021, find all the tables that have the given characteristic.
 1.2.21: In 2021, find all the tables that have the given characteristic.
 1.2.22: In 2010, the worlds population reached 6.91 billion and was increas...
 1.2.23: (a) A population, P, grows at a continuous rate of 2% a year and st...
 1.2.24: A certain region has a population of 10,000,000 and an annual growt...
 1.2.25: A photocopy machine can reduce copies to 80% of their original size...
 1.2.26: When a new product is advertised, more and more people try it. Howe...
 1.2.27: Sketch reasonable graphs for the following. Pay particular attentio...
 1.2.28: Each of the functions g, h, k in Table 1.10 is increasing, but each...
 1.2.29: Each of the functions in Table 1.11 decreases, but each decreases i...
 1.2.30: One of the main contaminants of a nuclear accident, such as that at...
 1.2.31: Give a possible formula for the functions in 3134
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 1.2.35: Table 1.12 shows some values of a linear function f and an exponent...
 1.2.36: Match the functions h(s), f(s), and g(s), whose values are in Table...
 1.2.37: (a) Estimate graphically the doubling time of the exponentially gro...
 1.2.38: A deposit of P0 into a bank account has a doubling time of 50 years...
 1.2.39: A 325 mg aspirin has a halflife of H hours in a patients body. (a)...
 1.2.40: (a) The halflife of radium226 is 1620 years. If the initial quant...
 1.2.41: In the early 1960s, radioactive strontium90 was released during at...
 1.2.42: Aircraft require longer takeoff distances, called takeoff rolls, at...
 1.2.43: (a) According to the US Department of Energy, the US consumed 91 mi...
 1.2.44: (a) True or false: The annual US consumption of biodiesel grew expo...
 1.2.45: Hydroelectric power is electric power generated by the force of mov...
 1.2.46: (a) According to the US Department of Energy, the US consumption of...
 1.2.47: (a) According to Figure 1.30, during what single year(s), if any, d...
 1.2.48: The function y = e0.25x is decreasing and its graph is concave down.
 1.2.49: The function y = 2x is increasing, and its graph is concave up.
 1.2.50: A formula representing the statement q decreases at a constant perc...
 1.2.51: A function that is increasing at a constant percent rate and that h...
 1.2.52: A function with a horizontal asymptote at y = 5 and range y > 5
 1.2.53: The function y =2+3et has a yintercept of y = 3.
 1.2.54: The function y = 5 3e4t has a horizontal asymptote of y = 5.
 1.2.55: If y = f(x) is an exponential function and if increasing x by 1 inc...
 1.2.56: If y = Abx and increasing x by 1 increases y by a factor of 3, then...
 1.2.57: An exponential function can be decreasing
 1.2.58: If a and b are positive constants, b = 1, then y = a+abx has a hori...
 1.2.59: The function y = 20/(1 + 2ekt) with k > 0, has a horizontal asympto...
Solutions for Chapter 1.2: EXPONENTIAL FUNCTIONS
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Chord of a conic
A line segment with endpoints on the conic

Damping factor
The factor Aea in an equation such as y = Aeat cos bt

Derivative of ƒ at x a
ƒ'(a) = lim x:a ƒ(x)  ƒ(a) x  a provided the limit exists

Direct variation
See Power function.

Directrix of a parabola, ellipse, or hyperbola
A line used to determine the conic

Division
a b = aa 1 b b, b Z 0

Doubleangle identity
An identity involving a trigonometric function of 2u

Expanded form
The right side of u(v + w) = uv + uw.

Hypotenuse
Side opposite the right angle in a right triangle.

Inverse composition rule
The composition of a onetoone function with its inverse results in the identity function.

Inverse properties
a + 1a2 = 0, a # 1a

Law of sines
sin A a = sin B b = sin C c

Multiplicity
The multiplicity of a zero c of a polynomial ƒ(x) of degree n > 0 is the number of times the factor (x  c) (x  z 2) Á (x  z n)

Period
See Periodic function.

Quartic function
A degree 4 polynomial function.

Scatter plot
A plot of all the ordered pairs of a twovariable data set on a coordinate plane.

Singular matrix
A square matrix with zero determinant

Solve a system
To find all solutions of a system.

Variable (in statistics)
A characteristic of individuals that is being identified or measured.

Vertical line test
A test for determining whether a graph is a function.