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Science: Two Hot, Two Cold
by Texas Instruments

Updated on October 13, 2016

Overview

In this activity, students collect both Celsius and Fahrenheit temperature data for several water samples of varying temperatures. They use the data to find a conversion equation that will calculate the Fahrenheit temperature for any given Celsius temperature.

Key Steps

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    Students collect temperature data using the EasyData App.

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    Students then plot the data and find the line of best fit that models the data in order to make conversions from one scale to the other.