Difference between revisions of "Geometric rate"
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A '''geometric rate''' of growth
A '''geometric rate''' of growth increases , as in doubling per century in the case of [[Essay:Best New Conservative Words|Best New Conservative Words]]
Revision as of 10:55, 1 November 2011
A geometric rate of growth occurs when a series increases in proportion to its current value, as in doubling per century in the case of Best New Conservative Words. Symbolically, this could be written as
where is the amount of time since the were counted (perhaps the year 1600 as described in the above article).