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Chemistry

9th Edition
Steven S. Zumdahl
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133611097
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Chemistry

9th Edition
Steven S. Zumdahl
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133611097

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Chapter 1, Problem 58E
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A thermometer gives a reading of 96.1°F ± 0.2°F. What is the temperature in °C? What is the uncertainty?

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