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Jill is studying a strange bacterium. When she first looks at the bacteria, there are *A-12 HW eTool** *(Desmos) Homework Help ✎

Should the graph of this situation be linear or curved?

Create a table and graph for this situation. The inputs are the days that have passed after she first began to study the sample, and the outputs are the numbers of cells of bacteria.

Is the growth linear or exponential?

How many bacteria were there to start with?

Make a table starting with day

Extend the table and draw a graph.

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