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Applications of Differential Equations

Population Dynamics

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Comparing the Models

Finally, then, how do the two models we have created fit with reality? Luckily we named each plot as we produced it. We can use a Show command to superimpose all of our plots on the same graph. Issue the command:

Show[uscensusplot, malthusplot, verhulstplot]

Let's go look at what you should have gotten...

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ODE Laboratories: A Sabbatical Project by Christopher A. Barker

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