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Unformatted text preview: Pressure was therefore measured in how many millimeters high the mercury was pushed. With that background information, our conversion should be rather simple: in-Hg mm-Hg atm. Here is the dimensional analysis: 29.0 in-Hg 2.54 cm-Hg 1000 mm-Hg 1atm = 0.970atm 1 in-Hg 100 cm-Hg 760 mm-Hg...
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