## Figure 4.8 (page 122):

### Batch reactor with nth-order kinetics, r=kc_A^n, k_0=kc_{A0}^{n-1}=1, n\geq 1.

## Code for Figure 4.8

Text of the GNU GPL.

### main.m

%% Copyright (C) 2001, James B. Rawlings and John G. Ekerdt
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npts = 100;
x = linspace(0,5,npts)';
y = [ exp(-x), 1./(1+x), (1+2*x).^(-1/2), (1+3*x).^(-1/3), (1+4*x).^(-1/4) ];
table = [x, y];
plot (x, y)
title ('Figure 4.8')