# Question #8d154

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#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

- This problem is merely conversion from
#F# to#C# ; - I don't recommend memorizing the formula, but always remember the following data to accurately write the conversion formula for these temperature scales:

## Boiling Pt of Water

## Freezing Pt of Water

3. Write the ratio of the two temperatures with the zero points and the size units;

4. Simplify the equation

5. Isolate

6. Reduce fraction to lowest form

7. The derived formula is

8. Plug in the given value

9. The answer is

10. Don't really know if there is a significant difference between the two temperatures. Some say, it has approximately

Moreover, manufacturers probably have all types of thermometers properly calibrated such that all can give the same results...