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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