# Proportions

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.

asked by Toph
1. Someone please help! I am rather baffled.

posted by Toph
2. no. If it were proportional, that "add 32" could not be there.

posted by Steve
3. Okay. Thanks!

posted by Toph
4. I don't know! Help me

posted by Jessica
5. idk

posted by Anonymous
6. hubdubbud

posted by Mrs. Sue

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