Problem: Given a barometric pressure of 755.5 mmHg , calculate the pressure of gas sample (a) as indicated by the manometer. 

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Given a barometric pressure of 755.5 mmHg , calculate the pressure of gas sample (a) as indicated by the manometer.

 A manometer with a height of positive three point six centimeters on the atmospheric side and negative three point six centimeters on the side exposed to the gas sample.

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