Occasionally, you may need to convert a temperature in Celsius to Fahrenheit. If you are an American, most often it will be to find the outside temperature of a place just about everywhere else in the world that reports their temperatures in Celsius. This example problem shows the steps necessary to convert […]

# Daily Archives: August 14, 2014

Converting Fahrenheit temperatures to Celsius is a common conversion students have to make. This example problem will show how to convert Fahrenheit to Celsius. Example Problem: The average body temperature of a house cat is 101.5 °F. What is this temperature in Celsius? Solution: The formula needed to convert Fahrenheit to […]

## Convert Fahrenheit to Celsius Example Problem

August 14 is Hans Christian Ørsted’s birthday. Ørsted was a Danish physicist who showed that an electric current produces magnetic fields. Ørsted discovered the needle of a compass would point towards the wire when he allowed an electric current to pass through a wire. He also found if he reversed […]