# How do you determine if the equation #y = (0.25)^x# represents exponential growth or decay?

##### 1 Answer

Represents decay

#### Explanation:

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Jul 21, 2016

Represents decay

Where

As you read from left to right

Think of

so

'~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

At

At

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