# Derive the formula for Celsius to Fahrenheit?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 11, 2017

Compare the number of degrees from the freezing point of water to its boiling point on each scale to find a ratio and add in the differences between the freezing points.

#### Explanation:

The Fahrenheit freezing point of water is

The Celsius freezing point of water is

This results in a ratio for C to F of

this results in a ratio for F to C of

Then

The formula for