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# What is 70 degrees Fahrenheit equivalent to in Celsius?

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70 degrees Fahrenheit is equivalent to 21.1 degrees Celsius. For a rough conversion from Fahrenheit to Celsius, 32 should be subtracted from 70 or the number in Fahrenheit, then the answer should be multiplied by 5 before being divided by 9.

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Celsius, which is also known as Centigrade, was named after Anders Celsius. The freezing point of water is 0 degrees Celsius while its boiling point is 100 degrees Celsius. Fahrenheit was named after Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit. The freezing point of water is 32 degrees Fahrenheit while its boiling point is 212 degrees Fahrenheit. Though the metric system is widely used by many countries, the United States still uses Fahrenheit for temperature readings.

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Use the standard temperature conversion formula to convert degrees of Celsius to degrees of Fahrenheit. Multiply by nine, divide by five and then add 32.

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Thirty-two degrees Celsius is the equivalent of 89.6 degrees Fahrenheit. To convert Celsius to Fahrenheit, multiply the Celsius temperature by 1.8, and then add 32. In this example, 32 X 1.8 = 57.6, and 57.6 + 32 = 89.6.

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The Fahrenheit equivalent of 17 degrees Celsius is approximately 63 degrees. The formula for converting from Celsius to Fahrenheit is F = (9/5) C +32. Converting from Fahrenheit to Celsius requires using the formula C = (5/9)(F - 32).