Posted by **Toph** on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:26pm.

To convert a temperature in degrees Celsius to degrees Fahrenheit, multiply the Celsius temperature by 9/5 and then add 32 degrees. Is a temperature in degrees Celsius proportional to its equivalent temperature in degrees Fahrenheit? Explain your reasoning.

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**Toph**, Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:36pm
Someone please help! I am rather baffled.

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**Steve**, Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:51pm
no. If it were proportional, that "add 32" could not be there.

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**Toph**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 4:08pm
Okay. Thanks!

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