Inquiry into Physics

8th Edition
ISBN: 9781337515863
Textbook Problem

(¦ Indicates a review question, which means it requires only a basic understanding of the material to answer. Questions without this designation typically require integrating or extending the concepts presented thus far.)

The Fahrenheit and Celsius temperature scales agree atDo the Fahrenheit and Kelvin temperature scales ever agree? How about the Celsius and Kelvin scales?

To determine

Whether Fahrenheit and Kelvin temperature scales agree and also the same for Celsius and Kelvin scales.


We know that the Fahrenheit and Celsius temperature scales agree at -40°C

Now we have to find Fahrenheit and Kelvin scales agree at what temperature.

Let at temperature X the numerical value of Fahrenheit and Kelvin scale will agree.

So, we can write tF=1.8T459.67 as




Still sussing out bartleby?

Check out a sample textbook solution.

See a sample solution

The Solution to Your Study Problems

Bartleby provides explanations to thousands of textbook problems written by our experts, many with advanced degrees!

Get Started

Additional Science Solutions

Find more solutions based on key concepts

Show solutions add

In what ways do melting glaciers become a problem?

Fundamentals of Physical Geography

What are the strengths and weaknesses of vegetarian diets?

Understanding Nutrition (MindTap Course List)

Scholarly review journals such as Nutrition Reviews. a. are behind the times when it comes to nutrition news b....

Nutrition: Concepts and Controversies - Standalone book (MindTap Course List)

18-52 Complete the equations for these oxidations:

Introduction to General, Organic and Biochemistry

Define the following terms: a. chromosome b. chromatin

Human Heredity: Principles and Issues (MindTap Course List)