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Newton's Law of Cooling, Data Analysis, and Differential Equations

Pupils calculate the length of time to cool a hot drink. In this data analysis and differential equations instructional activity, students use a TI-89 or TI-92 calculator to find the length of time for a hot drink to cool to room temperature. Readings are taken regularly and a scatter plot of data is graphed.

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11th - 12th
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning

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