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September 17, 2014

September 17, 2014

Posted by **Chris** on Saturday, January 6, 2007 at 8:29pm.

I have no idea where to begin. Any help would be appreciated.

Start with figuring the weight of a column of mercury ( cross sectional area A), then the pressure (weight/A). Weight= mass*g=density*volumecolumn*g=denstiy*A*h*g

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