atmospheric pressure

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Bailey BrownBailey Brown Staff asked 3 years ago

Which statement about atmospheric pressure is false?

A) As air becomes thinner, its density decreases.
B) Air actually has weight.
C) With an increase in altitude, atmospheric pressure increases as well.
D) The warmer the air, the lower the atmospheric pressure.
E) Atmospheric pressure prevents water in lakes, rivers, and oceans from boiling away.

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Best Answer
Selena TateSelena Tate Staff answered 3 years ago

Which statement about atmospheric pressure is false?
Solution:
With an increase in altitude, atmospheric pressure increases as well