Mt. Everest Research Paper

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Mt. Everest, more than twenty nine thousand feet above sea level, is Earth’s highest mountain. It is also the deadliest place on Earth. Then why do people want climb it so bad they even risk their own lives? Is it the excitement standing on top of the world? Or perhaps the feeling of achievement? Nevertheless, if I was given a chance to climb Mt. Everest, I wouldn’t do it because it is expensive, the view is not worth climbing, and I might risk putting my health and life in danger. First of all, climbing Mt. Everest would cost me a fortune. I can’t just come up to the mountain and start climbing. I’m expected to pay for these things before setting foot on the mountain: climbing gear, bottled oxygen, permit to climb, support, guide, and food.

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