An application of graphs centigrade–fahrenheit conversion

Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC (2013) An application of graphs centigrade–fahrenheit conversion. At Right Angles, 2 (1). pp. 41-43.

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Abstract

In this note, which is based on an e-mail posted to a mailing list by noted math educator Prof Jerry Becker, we describe a striking way of converting from the Centigrade (Celsius) scale to the Fahrenheit scale and vice versa (see Figure 1).

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC
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English
Uncontrolled Keywords: Conversion, Fahrenheit, Centigrade, Temperature
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles
Full Text Status: Public
URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/1750
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