Hey, can someone help me with this problem, I have no idea what to do. Thanks! At what temperatures will the readings on the Fahrenheit and Celsius thermometers be the same? I set up a formula and solve for x but I got a wrong answer.
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Originally Posted by jsu03 Hey, can someone help me with this problem, I have no idea what to do. Thanks! At what temperatures will the readings on the Fahrenheit and Celsius thermometers be the same? I set up a formula and solve for x but I got a wrong answer. . Substitute and solve for .
So... F= 1.8(C) +32 F = (1.8(5(F-32)/9) + 32 = 76 I believed I did this wrong. Im still very confuse. Can u tell me what I did wrong.
Originally Posted by jsu03 So... F= 1.8(C) +32 F = (1.8(5(F-32)/9) + 32 = 76 I believed I did this wrong. Im still very confuse. Can u tell me what I did wrong. subtract from both sides ...
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