Problem: Should atmospheric pressure increase or decrease as one goes from the beach to the mountain? Explain.If the column of water in the water barometer rose to a height of 35 feet. What would the atmospheric pressure be in mm Hg?

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Should atmospheric pressure increase or decrease as one goes from the beach to the mountain? Explain.

If the column of water in the water barometer rose to a height of 35 feet. What would the atmospheric pressure be in mm Hg?

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