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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 (MORE)

Why was Mount Everest named after George Everest?

George Everest's student, Andrew Waugh, had surveyed and mapped Everest. When he had done so, there were several names by multiple cultures at the time. Some of these names in (MORE)

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. (MORE)

What is taller Mount Everest or Mount K2?

  Mount Everest is the tallest mountain in the world, so therefore is higher than K2.   Mount Everest is 8848 meters tall and K2 is 8611 meters tall. You may not know t (MORE)

How did geoge everest climb mount everest?

Sir George Everest was a Welsh surveyor and geographer, and the Surveyor General of India from 1830 through 1843.In 1865, Mount Everest was named in his honour despite his obj (MORE)

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 (MORE)