ESSAY                 Pre-calculus            Name _____________________


Write (word process) an essay (1 1/2 to 3 pages, max!, including tables and graphs) that fully explains the similarities and differences between linear growth and exponential growth. Your discussion should include comparisons of the  numerical (data tables), algebraic (equations) and graphical (graphs) representations. Be sure to have an introduction and conclusion. You may find it helpful to choose specific functions to compare and then generalize in the conclusion.