Problem: The density of mercury is 13.5 g/mL and the density of water is 1.00 g/mL. lf a mercury barometer reads 727 mmHg, what is the barometric pressure in cm H 2O?

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The density of mercury is 13.5 g/mL and the density of water is 1.00 g/mL. 

lf a mercury barometer reads 727 mmHg, what is the barometric pressure in cm H 2O?

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