anonymous
  • anonymous
MIGHTY MT. EVEREST The Earth's surface is composed of gigantic plates that are constantly moving. Currently, India lies on a plate that is slowly drifting northward. India's plate is grinding into the rest of Asia. As it does so, it pushes up the Himalayan Mountains, which contain the world's highest peak, Mt. Everest. In 1999, mountain climbers measured Mt. Everest with satellite gear and found it to be 8850 meters high. Geologists estimate that Mt. Everest may be growing by as much as 5 cm per year. Your Task: Assuming a constant growth of 5 cm per year, determine how tall Mt. Everest was
Mathematics
  • Stacey Warren - Expert brainly.com
Hey! We 've verified this expert answer for you, click below to unlock the details :)
SOLVED
At vero eos et accusamus et iusto odio dignissimos ducimus qui blanditiis praesentium voluptatum deleniti atque corrupti quos dolores et quas molestias excepturi sint occaecati cupiditate non provident, similique sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollitia animi, id est laborum et dolorum fuga. Et harum quidem rerum facilis est et expedita distinctio. Nam libero tempore, cum soluta nobis est eligendi optio cumque nihil impedit quo minus id quod maxime placeat facere possimus, omnis voluptas assumenda est, omnis dolor repellendus. Itaque earum rerum hic tenetur a sapiente delectus, ut aut reiciendis voluptatibus maiores alias consequatur aut perferendis doloribus asperiores repellat.
chestercat
  • chestercat
I got my questions answered at brainly.com in under 10 minutes. Go to brainly.com now for free help!
phi
  • phi
Your Task: Assuming a constant growth of 5 cm per year, determine how tall Mt. Everest was in WHAT YEAR????

Looking for something else?

Not the answer you are looking for? Search for more explanations.