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Selected answers to common questions:
Celsius to Fahrenheit.
 Adding and Subtracting Negative Integers as Temperatures [01/08/2004]

If it's 20 degrees outside and it decreases 3 degrees what
temperature is it? I know the answer is 23 degrees but it seems like
it should be 17 degrees.
 Converting Celsius to Fahrenheit and Why It Works [04/03/2004]

What are the Fahrenheit and Celsius patterns that will help me predict
Fahrenheit temperature based on the Celsius temperature?
 Converting Fahrenheit to Celsius [2/24/1995]

I was wondering if you could tell me how to convert Fahrenheit to
Celsius.
 Doubling Zero? [02/13/2007]

I have a student who asked, 'What is twice as cold as zero?'
 Judging Fahrenheit and Celsius Temperatures [03/31/2004]

I have a hard time deciding if a temperature would be hot or cold.
For example, here's a question from our math text book: You decide to
wear a jacket outside. What is the temperature most likely to be?
23C, 54F, 98F, or 98C.
 Origins of Celsius and Fahrenheit [03/31/2002]

Who invented Celsius and Fahrenheit?
 Spaces and the Number Line [02/26/2003]

If you say, 'How many degrees are there between 2 and 4?' would you
count the 0 degrees and answer 7 degrees or would you not count the
nought and answer 6 degrees?
 Twice as Cold as Zero [04/28/1999]

What is the temperature if it's twice as cold (or warm) as zero degrees?
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