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Question: 2 problem 22 from turcotte and schubert a mountain range...

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2. Problem 2.2 from Turcotte and Schubert. A mountain range has an elevation of 5 km. Assuming a mantle density of 3500 kg/m3 and a crust density of 2800 kg/m3, and the reference crust thickness is 35 km, calculate the thickness of the crust below the mountain.

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