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Posted: 3/24/2002 8:55:53 PM EDT
Link Posted: 3/24/2002 9:05:23 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/24/2002 9:18:32 PM EDT by Prairie-Ranger]
Oops [b]DAMN BRACKETS[/b] -38 C = -36.4 F MY BAD! (courtesy of the conversion funtion of any decent graphing calculator [:D]) edited to add [url]http://students.washington.edu/kyle/temptable.jpg[/url] has a temperature conversion formula table. and from some other site To convert a Fahrenheit temperature into Celsius: Tc = (5/9)*(Tf-32) For example, to convert a Fahrenheit temperature of 98.6 degrees into degrees Celsius first subtract 32 from the Fahrenheit temperature to get 66.6. Then you multiply 66.6 by five-ninths to get 37 degrees Celsius. To convert a Celsius temperature into degrees Fahrenheit: Tf = ((9/5)*Tc)+32
Link Posted: 3/24/2002 9:09:36 PM EDT
Link Posted: 3/24/2002 9:11:01 PM EDT
Uh no, DoubleFeed, you were right the first time. -38 degrees C = -36.4 degrees F. I don't know why that looks wrong to you. The scales are equivalent at -40 degrees, so that answer makes sense.
Link Posted: 3/24/2002 9:12:43 PM EDT
Double feed, that looks right to me... Tf=(9/5)*Tc+32 Tf = Temp in F Tc = Temp in C = -38 Tf = (9 / 5)* -38 + 32 Tf = -36.4 degF
Link Posted: 3/24/2002 9:12:59 PM EDT
Link Posted: 3/24/2002 9:21:24 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 3/24/2002 9:22:11 PM EDT by Prairie-Ranger]
you were right, my bad, stupidass parenthesis... I forgetted that you has to put parenthesises around a negative numba duhh....! (On my calculator that is)
Link Posted: 3/24/2002 9:28:41 PM EDT
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