Problem: The pressure on top of Mount Everest (29,029 ft) averages about 235 mmHg.Convert this pressure to inHg.

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We’re going to convert mm Hg to in Hg:

mm Hg → m Hg → cm Hg → in Hg        

Hg does not change so we can do the conversion as:

mm → m → cm → in


Given: 

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The pressure on top of Mount Everest (29,029 ft) averages about 235 mmHg.

Convert this pressure to inHg.

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