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Please help, I'm lost! I'm calculating the difference between two Fahrenheit degrees 55F - 37F = 18 F

Now if I converted the degrees to Celsius before subtracting then we get 12.78C - 2.78 =10C

How is that possible when 18F does not equal 10C. Could yo please explain

Now if I converted the degrees to Celsius before subtracting then we get 12.78C - 2.78 =10C

How is that possible when 18F does not equal 10C. Could yo please explain

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