# 16 degrees celsius is what in fahrenheit?

##### 1 Answer
Mar 4, 2018

$\text{60.8 degrees}$

#### Explanation:

Relationship between Celsius and Fahrenheit is

"C"/5 = ("F" - 32)/9

$\frac{16}{5} = \frac{\text{F} - 32}{9}$

"F" - 32 = (16 × 9)/5

"F" = (16 × 9)/5 + 32

$\text{F} = \frac{144}{5} + 32$

"F" = (144 + 160)/5 = 304/5 = 60.8°