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Unformatted text preview: In each case find the population at the end of 10 years. 4. Air pressure, P , decreases exponentially with the height above the surface of the earth, h: h o e P P 00012 . = where P o is the air pressure at sea level and h is in meters. a) Crested Butte ski area in Colorado is 2774 meters (about 9100 feet) high. What is the air pressure there as a percent of the air pressure at sea level? b) The maximum cruising altitude of commercial airplanes is 12,000 meters (around 29,000 feet). At that height what is the air pressure as a percent of the air pressure at sea level?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/10/2011 for the course MAC 1147 taught by Professor German during the Fall '08 term at University of Florida.
 Fall '08
 GERMAN
 Calculus, PreCalculus, Equations

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