Problem: Of the 90 or so naturally occurring elements, only four are liquid near room temperature. Convert these melting points to degrees Fahrenheit.mercury (melting point = -38.87 °C)

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We have to convert the melting point of mercury (-38.87 °C) from Celsius (centigrade units) to Fahrenheit units.


The conversion between Fahrenheit and Celsius units is performed by this formula:

F = 1.8C + 32

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Of the 90 or so naturally occurring elements, only four are liquid near room temperature. Convert these melting points to degrees Fahrenheit.

mercury (melting point = -38.87 °C)

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