Consider the function $y=0.68\left(1.6\right)^x$y=0.68(1.6)x.

Identify what type of function this is:

Exponential growth

Exponential decay

What is the rate of growth?

Consider the function $y=0.98\left(0.2\right)^x$y=0.98(0.2)x.

The local rat population numbers approximately $750$750 and is increasing at a rate of $3%$3% per year.

A large rectangular piece of paper is folded in half repeatedly. After every fold, the paper is reopened and the number of rectangles counted.

Display the graphs of linear and non-linear functions and connect the structure of the functions with their graphs

Apply graphical methods in solving problems