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SOLUTION: 5. Can you generalize- a formula- a system for calculating the candle’s height at any given time?
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5. Can you generalize- a formula- a system for calculating the candle’s height at any given time?
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You'd need to know the shape of the candle and the rate of consumption.
If it's cylindrical, the change in height would be linear as a function of time.
If it's tapered, the dimensions would be needed.