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Applications of Differential Equations

Population Dynamics

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Our latest picture should look like this:

verhulstplot = Plot[verhulst, {t, 1790, 2010}, PlotStyle -> Blue]

Verhulst Plot

Note: Observe the competition for resources starting to produce a downward concavity as the population grows!

Now let's move on to where we can start comparing our two models with the picture of what happened in reality.

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ODE Laboratories: A Sabbatical Project by Christopher A. Barker

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