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Posted by **Jordan** on Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 6:18pm.

If the ground temperature is 20 degrees Celsius find an expression for the temperature T as a function of the height H

the answer is T=20-10h(h in kilometers) please show and explain steps thanks

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**Reiny**, Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:01pmlook at a table we can set up

distance --- temp ......... by formula

0...................... 20 , T = 20 - 10(0) = 20

100 m or .1 km.. 19 , T = 20 - 10(.1) = 19

200 m or .2 km..18 , T = 20 - 10(.2) = 18

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5000 m or 5 km.. -30 , T = 20 - 10(5) = -30

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