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same size. Between freezing water and boiling water, there are 180 Fahrenheit degrees (32 to 212)

and 100 Celsius degrees (0 to 100).

So Fahrenheit degrees are smaller, because it takes more of them to cover the same

range of temperature.

1 Fahrenheit degree = 5/9 of a Celsius degree (0.555...)

1 Celsius degree = 1.8 Fahrenheit degrees

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