Height of Mount Everest|College Physics| Problem 1.2.7

Mount Everest, at 29,028 feet, is the tallest mountain on the Earth. What is its height in kilometers? (Assume that 1 kilometer equals 3,281 feet.)


Convert 29028 ft to km

29,028 ft timesfrac{1km}{3281 ft}=8.847 km

Therefore, the height of Mount Everest is 8.847 kilometers.