Scales of Temperature

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Celsius scale

The Celsius temperature scale is a scale of temperature measurement where the difference of temperatures between freezing points and boiling points is divided into 100 degree, being the freezing point and being the boiling point. 

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Kelvin scale

The absolute temperature scale is the Kelvin scale,whose zero is called absolute zero temperature which is equivalent to -273.15 .

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Fahrenheit temperature scale

On the Fahrenheit scale of temperature, the melting point of ice is taken as 32 degrees. The boiling point of water is 212 and the distance between the two is divided into 180 equal parts. Each division corresponds to 1 degree.Absolute zero temperature in Fahrenheit is 459.7 

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