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Forum for Physics Educators <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>This looks like a physicist's atmosphere to me.
>Temperature plays a role in determining seal level pressure.
>All the way up!
Actually, a pilots atmosphere. This is how airlines and private pilots
determine the quality of the atmosphere for safe flight.
Yes, temperature is a factor. The equation assumes a standard lapse rate.
Pete Lohstreter "Happy is he who gets to know
The Hockaday School the reasons for things. "
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