# Temperature Scales

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Temperature Scales### Questions

- What are the three commonly used temperature scales and how are they different?
- How do the Fahrenheit and Celsius temperature scales compare?
- What temperature scale do scientists use?
- What is an example of temperature scales practice problem?
- What is the Celsius temperature scale?
- How are temperature on Celsius and Kelvin scales related?
- What is the Kelvin temperature scale?
- How can I convert between temperature scales?
- What temperature scale does Australia use?
- What temperature scale does China use?
- What temperature scale is used by most nations in the world?
- What temperature scale is used in science?
- What temperature scale is used in gas law calculations?
- What temperature scale is used in the metric system?
- What temperature scale starts at absolute zero?
- Why is Celsius not an absolute temperature scale?
- Why is the Kelvin temperature scale used in science?
- Question #1cb20
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- Question #6626e
- What is 98.6°F and -5.00°F converted to Celsius and Kelvin?
- You have two same pots of water. The water in the first pot is at 40°F. The water in the second pot is at 40°C. If we turn on the both pots simultaneously which one will boil faster and why?
- Question #d7632
- The barium-yttrium ceramic compound used to demonstrate superconductivity will work only if supercooled to a temperature of 125 K. What is the equivalent temperature in °C and in °F?
- On a hot day, the thermometer read 95°F. What is the temperature in degrees Celsius?
- What is the celsius equivalent of 481 K?
- Why should an ethanol-filled thermometer NOT be used at temperatures close to #100# #""^@C#?
- Question #8d154
- How do you convert 30 °C to Kelvin?
- What is the Sl unit for temperature?
- Liquid helium boils at -268.93°C. What is the boiling point of helium on the Kelvin temperature scale?
- For what temperature value are the celsius value and the Fahrenheit value the same?
- On the Celsius scale, at what temperature does water boil?
- What is the temperature 32 degrees Fahrenheit in degrees Celsius?
- A temperature of 104°F equals what temperature on the Kelvin scale?
- Can anyone quote the melting points of all the elements?
- Liquid nitrogen is used by physicians to burn moles off of skin. Liquid nitrogen boils at 77 K. What is its boiling point in °C?
- What is the value of 200 Kelvin in the Celsius scale of temperature?
- If the temperature changes by 100 K, by how much does it change in °C?
- What is the boiling point of water in kelvins?
- Question #4a1fc
- The average temperature at the South Pole in September is #-53.1^o C#. How would you convert this temperature to degrees Fahrenheit?
- The average temperature of blood circulating in the body is 98.6°F. What is this in °C?
- How is a Celsius temperature reading converted to a Kelvin temperature?
- "Absolute Zero" is what temperature on the Celsius and Fahrenheit scales respectively?
- Absolute zero is what temperature on the Celsius and Fahrenheit scales?
- The temperature today is forecasted to be approximately equal to 94°F. What is the temperature in K?
- What is 22°C in K?
- Question #661ca
- What does temperature measure?
- To convert a temperature in degrees Celsius to degrees Fahrenheit, multiply the Celsius temperature by #9/5# and then add #32^o#. ls a temperature in degrees Celsius proportional to its equivalent temperature in degrees Fahrenheit?
- Why is it important to record the temperature at which the #"KC"l"O"_3# recrystallises rather than the temperature at which it all dissolves?
- A balloon with a volume of 5.3 L is taken from an indoor temperature of 24 C to the outdoors. The volume of the balloon outside is 4.9 L. How do you determine the C temperature outside?
- What is the temperature in degrees Fahrenheit when the temperature is 40 degrees Celsius?
- At what temperature are Celsius and Fahrenheit equal?
- The temperature in Tahiti is 27 C. The temperature in Siberia is -33°C. What is the difference in these temperatures?
- What is the SI scale used to measure temperature?
- Celsius reading varies directly on the difference between Fahrenheit reading and 32 F. If a Celsius thermometer reads 100 when a Fahrenheit reads 212°, how do you find the Celsius reading when the Fahrenheit reading is 32°?
- You measure the temperature of a substance in a chemistry lab at 32°F. What is the temperature in degrees Celsius?
- The melting point of lead is 327 °C. What is this temperature on the Kelvin scale?
- Hydrogen boils at 20 K. What is the boiling point of hydrogen on the Celsius scale?
- Is a temperature of #"55"^@"F"# approximately equivalent to #13°"C"#?
- What is the temperature -34°C expressed in kelvin?
- Question #97271
- What is absolute zero on the Kelvin scale?
- At absolute zero, all particle motion does what?
- What happens at absolute zero?
- What's the formula to change degrees celsius to degrees to fahrenheit?
- How much warmer is it when the temperature is 17#"^o#F than when it is -11#"^o#F?
- How much colder is it when the temperature is -17#"^o#F than when it is 11#"^o#F?
- Water boils at 100#"^oC# when the atmospheric pressure is 1.00 atm. What is the that in K? in #"^oF#?
- What is the final temperature when 100 g of water at 25#"^o#C is mixed with 75 g of water at 50#"^o#C?
- What is the final temperature when 100 g of water at 75#"^o#C is mixed with 75 g of water at 80#"^o#C?
- The formula K = C + 273 is used to convert temperatures from degrees Celsius to Kelvin. How do you solve this formula for C?
- How much is 3 Kelvin?
- A 2-m long pipe at 27#"^o#C is heated until it is 2.00024 m at 77#"^o#C. What is the coefficient of linear expansion of the pipe?
- Which is colder, dry ice subliming at -78.5#"^o#F or ethyl alcohol freezing at -179#"^o#F?
- How do you convert 25°F to Celsius?
- Chocolate melts at 22 degrees Celsius. How much higher is that than the freezing point of water in Celsius?
- A 77 g sample of water with a temperature of 30°C is added to 370 g water at 92°C in an insulated container. What is the final temperature after thermal equilibrium is reached?
- 4790 joules of heat are added to 222 grams of water originally at 27.7 C. What is the final temperature of the water?
- How do you convert -22° Fahrenheit to Celsius?
- The 6:00 a.m. temperatures for four consecutive days in the town of Lincoln were -12.1 C, -7.8 C, -14.3 C, and 7.2 °C. What was the average 6:00 am temperature for the four days?
- The temperatures on Mercury range from 279 F to 800 F. What is the difference between the highest and lowest temperatures?
- Zero is the freezing temperature of water on which temperature scale?
- On a certain day toronto, canada, the temperature was 15 degrees celsius(C). Using the formula F= 9/5 C+32, Peter converts this temperature to degrees Fahrenheit (F). Wich temperature represents 15 degrees Celsius in degrees Fahrenheit?
- The volume of a gas is 10.2 L when the temperature is 9.5#"^o#C. If the volume is increased to 64.9 L without changing the pressure what is the new temperature?
- How do you convert -27°C to K?
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- If a gas in a closed container is pressurized from 1.5 atm to 1.6 atm and its original temperature was 298 K, what would be the final temperature of the gas?
- An average human body temperature is 98.6°F. What is average human body temperature in Kelvins?
- At what temperature will 5.00 g of #Cl_2# exert a pressure of 900. mmHg at a volume of 750. ml?
- Carmen is heating some water and trying to measure the temperature of water using a Celsius thermometer. What measurement can she expect once the water begins to boil?
- What is 300 degrees C in Kelvin?
- What is the boiling point of water in Kelvin?
- Which is the larger change in temperature, 1K or 1 degree C?
- Why are different scales of temperature used?
- Since it is fairly easy to tell when the temperature is high or low, why do we need thermometers, thermistors, and other devices for measuring temperature?
- The temperature at a camp was -4 deg C on Saturday. Sunday morning, the temperature was 3 deg C lower than what it was on Saturday. By Sunday evening, the temperature was 1 deg C lower than what it was that morning. What was the final temperature?
- This expression, 1.8C + 32, shows how to convert from degrees Celsius to degrees Fahrenheit, where C represents the temperature in degrees Celsius. What is the temperature in degrees Fahrenheit when the temperature is 25°C?
- The highest recorded temperature in Las vegas is 125 degrees Fahrenheit and the lowest recorded temperature in Las Vega is 50 degrees Fahrenheit below zero. What is the difference between these two temperatures?
- A physicist must make sure that the temperature of a metal at 0 deg C gets no colder than -80 deg C. The physicist changes the metal's temperature at a steady rate of -4 deg C per hour. For how long can the physicist change the temperature?
- Hot compresses for a patient are prepared with water heated to 145°F. What is the temperature of the hot water in degrees Celsius?
- What Kelvin temperature is equal to 56°C?
- The average normal body temperature measured in the mouth is 310 K. What would Celsius thermometers read for this temperature?
- During very vigorous exercise, the body's temperature can go as high as 40°C. What would this temperature read on the Kelvin scale?
- What scale is called an absolute temperature scale, and its zero point is called absolute zero?
- If the Celsius temperature 20 degrees C, what is the Fahrenheit temperature (F)?
- How do you express the midday temperature at the surface of the moon (400 K) in Celsius?
- While vacationing in Europe, you feel sick and are told that you have a temperature of 40.2 C. What is your temperature in degrees Fahrenheit?
- What is #C=5/9(F-32)#?
- What happens when there is a temperature difference between two objects?
- At what temperatures Fahrenheit and Celsius does water boil?
- What is absolute zero on the Fahrenheit scale?
- How does temperature affect the spontaneity of a reaction?
- What property of matter does temperature measure?
- Water boils at 212°F. What is this equivalent to?
- How will temperature affect the spontaneity of a reaction with positive #DeltaH# and #DeltaS#?
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- How do you convert 20°C to the Fahrenheit scale?
- What are the equivalents of 0 K, 0°C, and 0°F in the other temperature scales?
- The Kelvin scale begins at zero and goes up. What is 0 Kelvin also known as?
- What is Absolute zero (or 0 Kelvin)?
- How is temperature related to heat?
- Why does a thermometer that uses a liquid to measure temperature work?
- Xalatan should be stored in a temperature not to exceed 46 degrees Fahrenheit. What is this temperature in Centigrade?
- The temperature 212 F is the same as what in degrees C?
- What is the temperature, in degrees Celsius, that is equivalent to a temperature of 40°F?
- Why must Kelvin temperatures be used in calculations that involve gases?
- What is the normal human body temperature (98.6 degrees Fahrenheit) in degrees Kelvin?
- What is periodic table? What is periodic classification?
- An ideal gas in a sealed container has an initial volume of 2.45 L. At a constant pressure, it is cooled to 19.00 °C where its volume is 1.75 L. What was initial temperature?
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- On a typical summer evening the temperature was 90°F at 7:00 PM. At 8:00 A.M. the next morning the temperature was 70.5 F. What is the average rate of change in temperature?
- Why is it incorrect to say that a sample of helium at 50°C is twice as hot as a sample of helium at 25°C?
- What instrument is used to measure temperature?
- What type of scale is the Fahrenheit scale?
- Question #8f60c
- Before ice can form in a lake, all the water in the lake must be cooled to what temperature?
- How do we convert from the Celsius scale to the Kelvin scale?
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- Water can be present in our atmosphere as a solid liquid, or gas. Water freezes at 32 F and vaporizes at 212°F. What is the range of temperatures in which water is not a liquid?
- What is the scale based on absolute zero?
- Fahrenheit and Celsius are common scales use for measuring what?
- Question #a8045
- The outside air temperature is 30°F, what is the temperature in Kelvin?
- On the Kelvin scale, what is absolute zero temperature in Fahrenheit?
- A therm/o/meter is an instrument for measuring temperature. In this word, what is -meter?
- How do you convert 50°C to oF?
- What is a temperature of -39.6 °C on the Fahrenheit scale?
- Question #a672c
- Derive the formula for Celsius to Fahrenheit?
- How do you convert 80°F to Celsius?
- What temperature in Celsius corresponds to 20° F?
- At what absolute temperatures do molecules occupy each energy level?
- Question #5fe39
- An outdoor thermometer showed a temperature of -10°C. What was the temperature in degrees Fahrenheit?
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- Which would melt first, germanium with a melting point of 1210 K or gold with a melting point of 1064 °C?