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Perform each temperature conversion.(a) 212 °F to Celsius

Introductory Chemistry | 5th Edition | ISBN: 9780321910295 | Authors: Nivaldo J Tro ISBN: 9780321910295 34

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Problem 65P

Perform each temperature conversion.

(a) 212 °F to Celsius (temperature of boiling water)

(b) 77 K to Fahrenheit (temperature of liquid nitrogen)

(c) 25 °C to kelvins (room temperature)

(d) 98.6 °F to kelvins (body temperature)

Step-by-Step Solution:

Solution 65P :

Step 1:

(a) 212 °F to Celsius (temperature of boiling water) :

Steps to convert Fahrenheit to Celsius :

Subtract 32 from the Fahrenheit temperature. Multiply this number by 5. Divide this number by 9.

Mathematically , it is represented as :

T(°C) = (T(°F) - 32) × 5/9

Now, let’s convert the temperature given in °F to Celsius :

        Given °F = 212 °F

                    = 212 - 32

    = 180.

    = 180

    = 100.

Hence, 212 °F in Celsius is 100 oC.

        

Step 2:

(b) 77 K to Fahrenheit (temperature of liquid nitrogen) :

Steps to convert Kelvin to Fahrenheit :

Subtract 273.15 from your Kelvin temperature Multiply this number by 9/5. Add 32 to this number.

Mathematically , it can be represented as :

T(°F) = (T(°K) - 273.15)× 9/5 +32         

Now, let’s convert the temperature given in K to Fahrenheit :

        Given K =  77 F

= 77-273.15

= -196.15

= -353.07 + 32

= -321.07 

Hence, 77 K in Fahrenheit is -321.07 oF.

        

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Textbook: Introductory Chemistry
Edition: 5
Author: Nivaldo J Tro
ISBN: 9780321910295

The full step-by-step solution to problem: 65P from chapter: 3 was answered by , our top Chemistry solution expert on 05/06/17, 06:45PM. Since the solution to 65P from 3 chapter was answered, more than 397 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. Introductory Chemistry was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321910295. This full solution covers the following key subjects: temperature, kelvins, liquid, conversion, fahrenheit. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 19 chapters, and 2045 solutions. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Introductory Chemistry, edition: 5. The answer to “Perform each temperature conversion.(a) 212 °F to Celsius (temperature of boiling water)(b) 77 K to Fahrenheit (temperature of liquid nitrogen)(c) 25 °C to kelvins (room temperature)(d) 98.6 °F to kelvins (body temperature)” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 32 words.

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