y=ae^(b(x^2-1))

I am free to change either 'a' or 'b' or even the power of x if needed (although this would complicate something else further down the line).

Which of my variables would increase the curvature of the function?

Thanks

Nic

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- Sep 15th 2010, 09:25 AMBwtsExponential function question....
y=ae^(b(x^2-1))

I am free to change either 'a' or 'b' or even the power of x if needed (although this would complicate something else further down the line).

Which of my variables would increase the curvature of the function?

Thanks

Nic - Sep 15th 2010, 09:51 AMyeKciM
you need to "e" go faster down or ?

- Sep 15th 2010, 09:55 AMundefined
I believe the OP is referring to this.

Curvature - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (subheading: One dimension in two dimensions: Curvature of plane curves) - Sep 15th 2010, 10:03 AMyeKciM
- Sep 16th 2010, 01:03 AMBwts