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Is newtons law of cooling related to the zeroth law of thermodynamics?

  1. Dec 25, 2011 #1
    Being that both laws explain some kind of heat transfer I was wondering if they are in any way related.
     
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  3. Dec 25, 2011 #2
    The zeroth law says an isolated system will eventually reach equilibrium but it doesn' say how temperature changes.
    Newton's law gives us a model about how temperature evolves; it gives us more information
     
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