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Hot Coffee

Students investigate differential equations and slope fields.  In this differential equations and slope fields instructional activity, students determine how much time can pass before a cup of coffee is safe to drink.  Students use a differential equation to solve the problem algebraically.  Students create a slope field to represent the time at which it is safe to drink the coffee.

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Resource Details

Grade
Higher Ed
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning
Technology
Calculator

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