Problem: The melting point of table salt is 1474 oF .What temperature is this on the Kelvin scale?

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We have to convert the melting point of table salt from Fahrenheit to Kelvin units.


We cannot convert Fahrenheit temperature to Kelvin temperature directly. We will perform this conversion in two steps.

Step 1: Convert temperature from Fahrenheit to Celsius units.

Step 2: Convert temperature from Celsius units to Kelvin units.

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The melting point of table salt is 1474 oF .

What temperature is this on the Kelvin scale?

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