# What is a temperature of -39.6 °C on the Fahrenheit scale?

Jun 16, 2017

$\text{-39.6 °C = -39.3 °F}$

#### Explanation:

You have the formula

$\text{F" = 9/5"C} + 32$

If $\text{C = -39.6}$, then

$\text{F" = 9/5 × ("-39.6") + 32 = -356.4/5 + 32 = -71.3 + 32 = "-39.3}$

$\text{-39.6 °C = -39.3 °F}$