MAT136H1 Lecture Notes - Word Problem For Groups, Rate Function
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6.5 Integral Applications
Average Value of a Function
Question #3 (Medium): Word Problem
For any word context, average value of the rate function follows:
is the rate function.
Fresh oven baked pizza cooling off in a kitchen with the temperature of is given by the function
, where is in minutes. What is the average temperature of the pizza during the
first half hour?
The time interval is in minutes.
The function is .
Plug into the integral to calculate the average value of the function:
Therefore, the average temperature of the pizza in the first half hour is approximately .
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