## For every increase one on the ritcher scale an earthquake is 10 times more powerful which of the following models the situation A.Li

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For every increase one on the ritcher scale an earthquake is 10 times more powerful which of the following models the situation

A.Linear function with a negative rate of change

B. Linear function with a positive rate of change

C. Exponential decay function

D.Exponential growth function

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Answer:D. Exponential Growth.Step-by-step explanation:Suppose the equation is y = 10^x which is an

exponentialfunction.When x = 1 , y = 10, when x = 2, y = 10^2 = 100, when x = 3, y = 10^3 = 1000 which is 10 times more powerful for each unit increase of x.

The answer is Exponential growth.