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Question 08 (c) 

The growth rate of a plant during the first week after germination is given by where the time t is measured in days, and a is a constant. How much did the plant grow on the fifth day (i.e. between t = 4 and t = 5)? (If you don't know the constant a, use a = 1.) 
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How can you use the height function to know the change of the height between day and day . 
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