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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

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James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805
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Single Variable Calculus: Concepts...

4th Edition
James Stewart
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337687805

Solutions

Chapter 1.1, Problem 11E
To determine

To sketch: A rough graph of the temperature of the water as a function of the elapsed time.

Expert Solution

Explanation of Solution

Given:

Some ice cubes are put in a glass filled with cold water and then it is placed on the table and cooled.

Observation:

Let the time in x-axis and the temperature in y-axis. Initially when ice cubes are put in a glass filled with cold water, the temperature of water is freeze as ice melts. And then the temperature increased and reaches the room temperature as the ice melted. Thus, the rough graph of the temperature of the pie as a function of time is shown below in Figure 1.

Single Variable Calculus: Concepts and Contexts, Enhanced Edition, Chapter 1.1, Problem 11E

From Figure 1, it is observed that the temperature is decreasing at the beginning, remains constant in the middle and then increasing and reaches the room temperature.

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