Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 13 - Temperature and Kinetic Theory - Questions: 3

Answer

$1 C^{\circ}$ is $\frac{9}{5}$ times larger than $1 F^{\circ}$.

Work Step by Step

There are $100 C^{\circ}$ between the freezing and boiling points of water. There are $\frac{9}{5}$ times as many Fahrenheit degrees, or $180 F^{\circ}$, between the same two temperatures. The Celsius degree is larger.
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