I've been trying to do this exercise for a while , and the only result I've gotten is 440. Can someone help me. Thanks in advance!
At the beginning of an experiment, a culture contains 200 bacteria. An hour later there are 205 bacteria. Assuming that the bacteria grow exponentially, How many will there be after 2 day?
First, remember that your times must be in the same units. In other words, either use days or hours. You are given times of 1 hour and 2 days. You can either calculate how many days 1 hour is equal to or how many hours are in two days. I would personally use the latter.
You need to figure out the rate.
So for 48 hours: