Enter the total change in temperature (F) and the total time (min) into the Heating Rate Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Heating Rate.

## Heating Rate Formula

The following two example problems outline the steps and information needed to calculate the Heating Rate.

HR = dT / t

• Where HR is the Heating Rate (F/min)
• dT is the total change in temperature (F)
• t is the total time (min)

## How to Calculate Heating Rate?

The following example problems outline how to calculate Heating Rate.

Example Problem #1:

1. First, determine the total change in temperature (F).
• The total change in temperature (F) is given as: 40.
2. Next, determine the total time (min).
• The total time (min) is provided as: 20.
3. Finally, calculate the Heating Rate using the equation above:

HR = dT / t

The values provided above are inserted into the equation below and computed.

HR = 40 / 20 = 2 (F/min)

Example Problem #2:

For this problem, the variables required are provided below:

total change in temperature (F) = 60

total time (min) = 5

Test your knowledge using the equation and check your answer with the calculator..

HR = dT / t = ?