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    Newton's Law of Cooling - Roasted Turkey

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    A roasted turkey is taken from an oven when its temperature has reached 185 Fahrenheit and is placed on a table in a room where the temperature is 75 Fahrenheit.
    (a) If the temperature of the turkey is 156 Fahrenheit after half an hour, what is its temperature after 45 minutes?
    (b) When will the turkey cool to 100 Fahrenheit?

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    Solution Summary

    This solution contains step-by-step calculations to determine temperatures and length of time for the turkey to get to a specific temperature.

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