How Is Atmospheric Pressure Measured?
Atmospheric pressure is determined via the use of a barometer. Barometers are either mercury-filled or aneroid. The mercury variety consists of a tube, the top of which is closed and the bottom open. The tube is generally labeled with units of...
. An important application of the knowledge that atmospheric pressure varies
directly with altitude was in ...
Jun 11, 2010 ... This image shows three common ways that atmospheric pressure is measured -
using a mercurial barometer, an aneroid barometer or a ...
The atmospheric pressure is the weight exerted by the overhead atmosphere on
a unit area of surface. It can be measured with a mercury barometer, consisting ...
Definition: The pressure
on the Earth's surface caused by the weight of the air in the atmosphere
. At sea level, this pressure
is 14.7 psi at 32OF (101 kPa at O"C).
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Since static fluid pressure is determined by the fluid density and depth, the depth
or height ... The standard atmospheric pressure is measured in various units: ...
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May 3, 2013 ... How an old fashioned mercury barometer measures barometric pressure. (a.k.a.
tendency is the character and amount of atmospheric pressure change for a 3 h
... The basic unit for atmospheric pressure measurements is the pascal (Pa) (or ...
5.2 Principle of Atmospheric Pressure Measurement ···················································
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Atmospheric pressure is the pressure above any area in the Earth's atmosphere
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