The density of air is 1.3 kg/m3 at sea level. From your knowledgeof air pressure at ground level, estimate the height ofthe atmosphere. As a simplifying assumption, take the atmosphereto be of uniform density up to some height, afterwhich the density rapidly falls to zero. (In reality, the densityof the atmosphere decreases as we go up.)

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The density of air is 1.3 kg/m3 at sea level. From your knowledge
of air pressure at ground level, estimate the height of
the atmosphere. As a simplifying assumption, take the atmosphere
to be of uniform density up to some height, after
which the density rapidly falls to zero. (In reality, the density
of the atmosphere decreases as we go up.) 

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