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If we take a cone as a simplified shape of Everest, then we can use the following
formula to calculate its volume:
V = 1/3*pi*R^2*H
Here: http://www.the-aps.org/publications/tphys/legacy/1982/issue1/36.pdf - you can find a picture with the height and base of the Everest (from which we can get the radius):
H = 8848 m
R = 16093 m
V = 2398.5 cubic km
mass is calculated from density of the rock and volume. Everest mainly consists of
limestone (~2.6 kg/cubic m) with layers of dolomite (~2.85 kg/cubic m).

m = p*V = 2.7 (kg/cub. m)* 2398.5 (cub. km) = 6.5 *10^12 kg

If you want know the weight P, then
P = m*g - where the vector-g is the g-force.
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What is Mount Everest?

Mount Everest is the "highest mountain in the world", the terrestrial location with the highest elevation above sea level : 29,029 feet (8848 m). It is located in the Himalaya

Where is Mount Everest?

Mount Everest is located in the Himalayas, a mountain range betweenIndia and China in Asia. Mount Everest is on the border between themountainous countries of Nepal and Tibet.

What is the height of mount Everest and weight?

I do not think that anyone will be able to tell you the weight of  Mount Everest but the height of the mountain is 8,848 metres or  29,029 feet making it the highest mountai

What is on mount Everest?

lotsa lotsa snow, ice, rock, dead bodies (the corpses of climbers who die on Everest are generally left there), probably a flag or two, and other stuff.

How did mount Everest get there?

Millions of years ago India was separated from Asia. When the countrys started to move, India joined onto Asia. India pushed into Asia so hard that it pushed up a huge mountai

Where about is Mount Everest?

  Mount Everest     From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   Jump to: navigation, search "Everest" redirects here. For other uses, see Everest (disambiguation

What to do on Mount Everest?

The best thing to do on Mount Everest is definitely to trek!    There are various treks you can do depending on your fitness levels. The one I did was the Everest Base

When did mount Everest get there?

 It is thought that the summit of Mount Everest started at the  bottom of the ancient Tethys Sea, the motion of the Indian sub  continental plate and the urasian continent

Why is Mount Everest not called the Mount Everest?

There are different names used for Mount Everest.    The Western world tend to call it Mount Everest.    The official Nepalese name for Mount Everest  is Sagarm