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    application of exponents and logarithms

    Think of a real-life situation that can be represented by a logarithmic function, tranlate the situation to the function, and solve the function and represent it graphically.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bobby77 View Post
    Think of a real-life situation that can be represented by a logarithmic function, tranlate the situation to the function, and solve the function and represent it graphically.
    Growth is exponential therefore its solution is logarithmic.
    \frac{dP}{dt}=kP

    Also, Newton's law of cooling follows this principle.
    \frac{dT}{T-t_o}=kT
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