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Chapter 3 Exponential Functions

Objectives: Student Learning Outcomes
  • Define, distinguish and apply exponential functions.

  • Sketch the graph of an exponential function.

  • Identify a horizontal asymptote from a graph, numerical model, verbal description or equation.

  • Distinguish growth vs. decay given any model (verbal, numerical, graphical, equation).

  • Determine percent change of an exponential function.

  • Model real-world situations algebraically using exponential functions.

  • Identify the meaning of the parameters of an exponential function.