A scientist ate a bad burrito and you are now in charge of a Nuclear reactor. The safety temperatureis 535ºK but the temperature you see at the screen if 235ºF should you put the system in emergencycool down? (Show your work and create one formula to convert from ºK to ºF)

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A scientist ate a bad burrito and you are now in charge of a Nuclear reactor. The safety temperature
is 535ºK but the temperature you see at the screen if 235ºF should you put the system in emergency
cool down? (Show your work and create one formula to convert from ºK to ºF)

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Step 1

Degree Celsius, Kelvin, Fahrenheit are some common units of temperature.

These units can be converted into each other with the help of different conversions factors in dimensional analysis method.

 

Step 2

Conversion factors are used to convert different units into each other. Conversion factors for the conversion of degree Celsius and Kelvin is:

1 C = 273.15 K

0C = 32F

Step 3

Use these conversion factors to convert 535&o...

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lC 273.15 K 535 K 535-273.15 261.85 C O C 32 F (32°F- 32) (235°F- 32) x 5/9 x 5/9 0°C 112.8 °C

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