# What is one atmosphere of pressure?

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Apr 18, 2017

#### Answer:

One atm. is the same (per definition) as 101325 pa. This approximately the same as

#### Explanation:

The standard atmosphere is defined as 101325 pa. As you can see, this is pretty close to

Keep in mind that pressure is defined as the force exerted on a certain area. Therefore the SI unit of pressure