# growth and decay problem

May 2nd, 2015
Anonymous
Category:
Engineering
Price: \$10 USD

Question description

The resistance R of an electrical

conductor at temperature θ

◦C is given by

R= R0 eαθ, where α is a constant and

R0 =5×103 ohms. Determine the value of α,

correct to 4 significant figures, when

R=6×103 ohms and θ =1500◦C. Also, find the

temperature, correct to the nearest degree, when the

resistance R is 5.4×103 ohms.

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