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Relationship between pressure and altitude.

  1. Sep 22, 2012 #1
    Relevant equation:
    PV = nRT

    Attempt: P1/P2 * V1 / V2 = T1/T2

    V1/V2 = 4.2E12 / (1E12 - (6371.5 + h^3)
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  3. Sep 27, 2012 #2
    what is the full question, it is usually influenced by temperature at higher altitudes
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