FNGR 1 | Lesson 1 | Explore (Linear vs Exponential)

Linear vs Exponential

  1. Consider the following problem, you will come back to it in Lesson 2.   You go to one bank who will give you 5% interest on your $5000 for 5 years.  You go to another bank who will give you 5% interest compounded daily for 5 years.   Which one should you take and why?

What do you notice? What do you wonder?

  1. How are the two functions alike/different?

a) \(y=2x\)

b) \(y=2^x\)


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