# Homework Help: When are farenheit and kelvin numericaly equaly?

1. Dec 4, 2005

### kevinlikesphysics

15. [SFHS99 10.P.13.] At what Fahrenheit temperature are the Kelvin and Fahrenheit temperatures numerically equal?

is that possible because kevlin will always be aroudn 200 greater anyway .. how do you do this

2. Dec 4, 2005

### Galileo

Do you know the relation between Fahrenheit and Kelvin? That is, do you know how to convert one into the other?

3. Dec 4, 2005

### kp

there is a temp when they are equal. I had it on a test sometime ago, and thought i was getting the wrong answer. use algebra.

4. Dec 7, 2005

### kevinlikesphysics

what is the equation
? i dont have a f - k forumla

5. Dec 7, 2005

### Integral

Staff Emeritus
Surely you know the relationship between F and C, what is the relationship between K and C?

6. Dec 7, 2005

### kevinlikesphysics

i got 164 but it wasnt right i have my homework online and it tells me if i wrong right away

7. Dec 7, 2005

### Integral

Staff Emeritus
How did you get 164? Show us the algebra.

8. Dec 7, 2005

### andrewchang

what equations did you use?

edit:
i lose.