hyperbola : Definition, Usages, News and More
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- n an open curve formed by a plane that cuts the base of a right circular cone
- The curve miscalled "parabola" by PTI was neither parabola nor hyperbola, but an "exponential decay curve" which does approach, never reaches, its asymptote.
- If you plot the curve of these changing discount rates over time, you get something that looks like a hyperbola, hence that extremely catchy phrase "hyperbolic discounting.