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What is room temperature anyway?

Room temperature is considered to be 72 degrees Fahrenheit

Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/72_(number)

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Fact about extreme temperature variation in Colorado

The highest temperature ever recorded in Colorado was 118 F (48 C) on 1888-07-11, at Bennett, while the lowest was -61 F (-52 C) on 1985-02-01, at Maybell.

Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorado

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Healthy as a horse... which horse?

"Even someone who doesn't know much about horses can learn a lot about equine health just by watching the post parade from the stable to the gates during the May 6 Kentucky Derby, says an equine veterinarian at Purdue University." A healthy horse has a resting heart rate, of 40-45 beats per minute. The respiratory rate of an adult horse at rest is 8-16 breaths per minute. A horse's body temperature is between 98 and 101 degrees.

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What does 0.0 celcius represent?

0.0 Celcius, better known as 32 degrees Fahrenheit is the freezing point of water.

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How do you convert celsius to fahrenheight?

To convert Celsius to Fahrenheit multiply the temperature by 1.8 then add 32. To convert Fahrenheit to Celsius subtract 32 from temperature multiply that number by 5 then divide that number by 9. Or just visit this site .

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