Temperature Conversion Test Questions

Chemistry Test Questions

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Helmenstine, Todd. "Temperature Conversion Test Questions." ThoughtCo, Feb. 13, 2017, thoughtco.com/temperature-conversion-test-questions-604129. Helmenstine, Todd. (2017, February 13). Temperature Conversion Test Questions. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/temperature-conversion-test-questions-604129 Helmenstine, Todd. "Temperature Conversion Test Questions." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/temperature-conversion-test-questions-604129 (accessed October 19, 2017).

Temperature conversions are common calculations in chemistry. This is a collection of ten chemistry test questions with answers dealing with temperature unit conversions. The answers are at the end of the test.

Question 1

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Aluminum metal melts at 660.37 C. What is the temperature in Kelvin?

Question 2

Gallium is a metal that can melt in your hand at 302.93 K. What is the temperature in C?

Question 3

Body temperature is 98.6 F. What is the temperature in C?

Question 4

The title of the book "Fahrenheit 451" refers to the temperature book paper burns, or 451F. What is the temperature in C?

Question 5

Room temperature is often used in calculations as 300 K. What is the temperature in Fahrenheit?

Question 6

The average surface temperature on Mars is -63 C. What is the temperature in F?

Question 7

Oxygen has a boiling point of 90.19 K. What is the temperature in F?

Question 8

Pure iron melts at 1535 C. What is the temperature in F?

Question 9

Which temperature is hotter: 17 C or 58 F?

Question 10

A general rule of thumb used by pilots is for every 1000 feet of altitude, the temperature falls 3.5 F. If the temperature at sea level is 78 F, what would you expect the temperature to be at 10,000 feet in C?

Answers

1. 933.52 K
2. 29.78 C
3. 37 C
4. 232.78 C
5. 80.3 F
6. -81.4 F
7. -297.36 F
8. 2795 F
9. 17 C (62.6 F)
10. 6.1 C (43 F)

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Helmenstine, Todd. "Temperature Conversion Test Questions." ThoughtCo, Feb. 13, 2017, thoughtco.com/temperature-conversion-test-questions-604129. Helmenstine, Todd. (2017, February 13). Temperature Conversion Test Questions. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/temperature-conversion-test-questions-604129 Helmenstine, Todd. "Temperature Conversion Test Questions." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/temperature-conversion-test-questions-604129 (accessed October 19, 2017).