# What is the exponential function formula?

## What is the exponential function formula?

An exponential function is defined by the formula f(x) = ax, where the input variable x occurs as an exponent.

## What does EXP mean in equation?

exponential function
The exponential function, exp(x), calculates the value of e to the power of x, where e is the base of the natural logarithm, 2.718281828… .

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What is exponential example?

An example of an exponential function is the growth of bacteria. Some bacteria double every hour. If you start with 1 bacterium and it doubles every hour, you will have 2x bacteria after x hours. This can be written as f(x) = 2x.

### What does exponentially mean in science?

Exponential growth is a process that increases quantity over time. It occurs when the instantaneous rate of change (that is, the derivative) of a quantity with respect to time is proportional to the quantity itself.

### How do you find B in exponential growth?

Example: Writing an Exponential Function Given Its Graph

1. y=abxWrite the general form of an exponential equation.
2. y=3bxSubstitute the initial value 3 for a.
3. 12=3b2Substitute in 12 for y and 2 for x.
4. 4=b2Divide by 3.
5. b=±2Take the square root.

What does exp Z mean?

Complex exponential. The exponential of a complex number z = x + iy is defined as. exp(z) = exp(x + iy) = exp(x) exp(iy) = exp(x) (cos(y) + i sin(y)). As for real numbers, the exponential function is equal to its.

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