## Chemistry: The Central Science (13th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall

# Chapter 1 - Introduction: Matter and Measurement - Exercises: 1.27a

#### Answer

22.2$^{\circ}$C

#### Work Step by Step

This question asks us to convert a measurement in Fahrenheit to its Celsius counterpart. To do this, we have to use the formula, $^{\circ}$C=($^{\circ}$F-32)$\times$$\frac{5}{9}$. When you plug in 72$^{\circ}$F, you find that it comes out to 22.2$^{\circ}$C.

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