Newton’s Law of Cooling is based on the equation dT/dt=k(M-To), where To
is the temperature of the cake, dT is the change in the temperature of
the cake, dt is the change in time, k is a constant, and M is the
temperature of the medium which in this case is the air surrounding the
cake. By baking a set of test cakes to find the value of k, and finding
the slope of the second batch’s cakes, I will test my hypothesis through
the experiment to compare the error from both Newton’s law of cooling
and a linear regression/ progression.
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