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Subject: Exceptions to Newton's Law of Cooling

Date: Sun Jul 17 08:07:55 2005
Posted by Lucia
Grade level: 10-12 School: No school entered.
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Area of science: Physics
ID: 1121605675.Ph

When might Newton's law of Cooling not be an accurate model of what is 
happening? Can you thinnk of any examples where the differance in temperature 
is not proportional to the rate of energy transfer?
Thanks, Lucia

Re: Exceptions to Newton's Law of Cooling

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