A scientist studied the population growth of a certain type of bacteria. He concluded that if you start with 2 bacteria, then the population, P, would triple with each passing day, x. Which of these equations represents the population growth of this bacteria?

A. P = 2 · 3 x

B. P = 2 · x 3

C. P = 3 · x 2

D. P = 3 · 2 x

Guest Mar 12, 2020

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A. P = 2 · 3 x if this is actually 2 * 3^{x}

B. P = 2 · x 3

C. P = 3 · x 2

D. P = 3 · 2 x

ElectricPavlov Mar 12, 2020