What Does BA, MA & PhD Mean in Degrees?

Answer B.A., M.A. or Ph.D. -- all these acronyms can be confusing when just listed behind a professional's name. Knowing what these acronyms mean, and the years of education behind them, can help you unde... Read More »

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What does 20-25 degrees C below ambient temperature mean as in a mini cooler does it mean below the room temp?

Answer Yes, or at whatever temperature the cooler is stored: inside hot car during summer, ect.

What does"42 degrees latitude"mean?

Latitude is a measure of how far north or south a location is from the equator. Degrees latitude are measured starting from the equator. "North" or "south" must also be specified in addition to the... Read More »

What does 22 degrees Baumé mean?

The two Baumé (Bé) scales use specific gravity to compare liquid density to water. For liquid lighter than water, 22 degrees Bé equals a specific gravity of approximately 0.92 at 60 degrees Fahr... Read More »

On my Asiatic Lillies tag, it says "hardy to -40 degrees Fahreinheit" does this mean 40 below?

That means the bulb in the ground could survive temps that low. Flowers, no. Most lilies bloom during the hottest time of the year.