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On the Fahrenheit scale the difference between the freezing and boiling point of water is 180 degrees. On the Celsius scale the difference between the freezing and boiling point of water is 100 degrees. If the temperature in the US increased by ten degrees Fahrenheit and on the same day in the UK the temperature increased by ten degrees Celsius, which location got warmer?

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joycesouza

The UK temperature is warmer. Basically, for every 1 degree Fahrenheit change, you have a 1.8 degree Celsius change. Source: http://www.1728.org/convtmp2.htm

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