# Glencoe Science Level Blue

## Chapter 21: Thermal Energy

### Solving a Simple Equation

 1 The surface temperature of Mars can reach as high as 35°C. What is this temperature on the Fahrenheit scale? A) 95°F B) 90°F C) 98°F D) 100°F 2 The high temperature of a temperate rainforest is 12°C. What is this temperature on the Fahrenheit scale? A) 32°F B) 50°F C) 53.6°F D) 62°F 3 The winter temperature in Key West, Florida, rarely reaches below 5°C. What is this temperature on the Fahrenheit scale? A) 33°F B) 41°F C) 45°F D) 55°F 4 The temperature in Death Valley, California, reaches a high of approximately 57°C. What is this temperature on the Fahrenheit scale? A) 160°F B) 120°F C) 144°F D) 134.6°F 5 The average temperature of a tropical rainforest is 25°C. What is this temperature on the Fahrenheit scale? A) 77°F B) 88°F C) 62°F D) 43°F 6 The temperature of the ground at a depth of several meters is a low of about 50°F due to geothermal heat. What is this temperature on the Celsius scale? A) 15°C B) 8°C C) 12°C D) 10°C 7 The temperature of the ground at a depth of several meters is a high of about 68°F due to geothermal heat. What is this temperature on the Celsius scale? A) 24°C B) 20°C C) 28°C D) 14°C 8 A temperature of 58°C was recorded in a city. What is this temperature on the Fahrenheit scale? A) 138°F B) 134.6°F C) 136.4°F D) 132.4°F 9 The temperature of the glass of water is 45°F. What is this temperature on the Celsius scale? A) 7.2°C B) 12°C C) 15°C D) 22°C 10 A child has a fever of 101°F. What is this temperature on the Celsius scale? A) 44°C B) 15°C C) 32°C D) 38.3°C