Problem: A typical barometric pressure in Redding, California, is about 750 mm Hg. Calculate this pressure in atm and kPa.

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We can solve the following using these conversions only:

1 atm = 760 mmHg
1 atm = 101.33 kPa

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A typical barometric pressure in Redding, California, is about 750 mm Hg. Calculate this pressure in atm and kPa.

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