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12 Temperature PS104 Chapter and Heat 1. Common Temperature Scales Converting from a Fahrenheit to a Celsius temperature Tc = (TF - 32)(5/9) Converting from a Celsius to a Fahrenheit temperature TF = TC (9/5) + 32 2. The Kelvin temperature scale The kelvin is the SI base unit for temperature. T (kelvin) = TC + 273.15 A change of 1 Co is equal to a change of 1 K The constant-volume gas thermometer Problem 2 On the moon the surface temperatur... chapter_12


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