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what pressure (in atm) is exerted by a column of mercury 1.4O high? The density of mercury is 13.5951 g/cm3.

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what pressure (in atm) is exerted by a column of mercury 1.4O WHAT high? The density of mercury is 13.5951 g/cm3.

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1.40 m high

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