# Find the equivalent things

:
y  40.5 x

y9

x 2

1 y 2

x

During an epidemic, one infected person infects two other people every day.

y  2x y  e0.69315x

y

1 3

x

y  4 16x

y  3x
During an epidemic, the number of infected people doubles everyday.

y  27
x 3

x 3

During an epidemic, one infected person infects three other people every day.

 1  y   27 

1 y 3

x

y9

x 2

Find the equivalent things:
y  40.5 x

y9

x 2

1 y 2

x

During an epidemic, one infected person infects two other people every day.

y  2x y  e0.69315x

y

1 3

x

y  4 16x

y  3x
During an epidemic, the number of infected people doubles everyday.

y  27
x 3

x 3

During an epidemic, one infected person infects three other people every day.

 1  y   27 

1 y 3

x

y9

x 2

Find the equivalent things:

y  27

x 3

1 y 3

x

y9

x 2

Find the equivalent things:
1 y 2
x

Find the equivalent things:
y  40.5 x
During an epidemic, one infected person infects two other people every day.

y  2x y  e0.69315x

y  4 16x
During an epidemic, the number of infected people doubles everyday.

Find the equivalent things:
y9
x 2

1 y 3

x

y  3x

During an epidemic, one infected person infects three other people every day.

 1  y   27 

x 3

Which are equivalent?
The number of bacteria is multiplied by 16 every hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 4 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 256 every two hours.

Which are equivalent?
The number of bacteria is multiplied by 16 every hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 4 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 256 every two hours.

Find the rules, using x = # hours
(and a = 1)
The number of bacteria is multiplied by 16 every hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 4 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 256 every two hours.

Find the rules, using x = # hours
(and a = 1)
The number of bacteria is multiplied by 16 every hour.

y  16x

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 4 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 256 every two hours.

Find the rules, using x = # hours
(and a = 1)
The number of bacteria is multiplied by 16 every hour.

y  16x

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 4 every half hour.

y  42 x
The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 256 every two hours.

y  256

x 2

Find the rules, using x = # hours
(and a = 1)
The number of bacteria is multiplied by 16 every hour.

y  16x

Why “2x”? Because however many hours The number of bacteria is multiplied by 4 every half hour. have gone by, twice as many y half-hours have gone by. The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour.

42 x

Why “x/2”? Because however many hours The have gone by, half as many 2- number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours. hour periods have gone by.
The number of bacteria is multiplied by 256 every two hours.

y  256

x 2

Now find these rules, using x = # hours
(and a = 1)

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour.

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

Now find these rules, using x = # hours
(and a = 1)

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour.

y  82 x

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

y  32

x 2

Find equivalent rules, using x = # hours
(and a = 1)

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour.

y  82 x

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

y  32

x 2

Find equivalent rules, using x = # hours
(and a = 1)

2x The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour. y  8

y  64x

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

y  32

x

y  32

x 2

Express these new rules in english:

2x The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour. y  8

y  64x

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours.

y  32

x

y  32

x 2

Express these new rules in english:

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 64 every hour.

2x The number of bacteria is multiplied by 8 every half hour. y  8

y  64x

The number of bacteria is multiplied by 32 every two hours. The number of bacteria is multiplied by 5.657 every hour.

y  32

x

y  32

x 2