Problem: Tungsten, the element used to make filaments in lightbulbs, has a melting point of 6192 oF.Convert this temperature to degrees Celsius.

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We are asked to convert 6192 °F to °C.


The formula for this conversion is:

°C = (°F - 32)59


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Tungsten, the element used to make filaments in lightbulbs, has a melting point of 6192 oF.

Convert this temperature to degrees Celsius.

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