# A population of 500 beetles is expected to grow at a rate of 70% per week. Which number is the best prediction of the population after 15 weeks?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 1, 2016

The best prediction of the population after 15 weeks is

#### Explanation:

As the population of

As it started with

hence, in one week, it becomes

So in second week it will become

and in