Unformatted text preview: otkaVolterra equation and is supposed to represent the evolution of the populations
of a predator and its prey as a function of time, A, B, C, D are positive constants.(12 pts: 4 each)
(a) Which of the variables, x(t) or y (t), represents the predator? Which represents the prey? What reasons
do you have for your choice?
(b) What do the parameters A, B, C, and D represent? Why do you say so?
(c) Are there values for the populations that would lead to a stable solution for both groups?
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This document was uploaded on 03/09/2014 for the course PHYSICS 2210 at Colorado.
 Spring '11
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