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The deepest point in the ocean is 11 km below sea level, deeper than Mt. Everest is tall. What is the pressure in atmospheres at this depth?

## Answer

The equation for pressure is given by:

The density of the water is equal to 1000 kg/m^3. But we have to calculate the depth of the point in the ocean. The ocean contains saltwater so, we have to use the density of the saltwater.

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