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Re: [Phys-l] Atmospheric pressure calculus deduction correction......

Thanks very much Pete !

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[] En nombre de Pete
Enviado el: martes, 17 de junio de 2008 10:48
Para: Forum for Physics Educators
Asunto: [Phys-l] Atmospheric pressure calculus deduction

Forum for Physics Educators <> writes:
H=44.3308 - 42.265 * D
That should be D raised to the power of 0.234969

H is the altitude in km and D is the density of the air in kg/m3.

The equation is derived from standard values and can be seen at....

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