OpenStudy (anonymous):

The temperature in Fargo, North Dakota, is 6 times colder than the temperature in Detroit. If the temperature in Detroit is –4°F, what is the temperature in Fargo? A. –24°F B. 24°F C. –10°F D. 2°F

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

ask your math teacher what "6 times colder" means is $$-24$$ six times colder than $$-6$$? if the answer is yes, ask if that is in degrees Fahrenheit or Celsius

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

the answer is, it means nothing because the scale is arbitrary in that it has no absolute zero

4 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):