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Calculate the pressure of the atmosphere (with approximately plane parallel slab ge-

ometry) as a function of height z above the ground. Assume the gas in the atmosphere has

constant temperature T and that the equation of state is that of an ideal gas, namely

where p and denote the pressure an density of the gas, respectively. Here kb is Boltzman's

constant and is the mean molecular weight of the gas which we take to be constant

everywhere.

2. Relevant equations

I do not know even how to begin this question. I would really like some help on how to approach this problem.

3. The attempt at a solution

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# Homework Help: Calculate pressure of Atmosphere

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