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K2

  1. 1. K2
  2. 2. Background Info <ul><li>Location : Korakoram Range, Pakistan - China Border </li></ul><ul><li>Altitude : 8,611m (28,251 ft) </li></ul><ul><li>Best Trek Season : April To October </li></ul>
  3. 3. Environmental conditions <ul><li>Colder as elevation rises </li></ul><ul><li>Winter = snow & icy temperatures </li></ul><ul><li>Summer = mild temps </li></ul>Tree_Elf _
  4. 4. Clothes & Equipment <ul><li>Comfortable clothing </li></ul><ul><li>Warm clothes </li></ul><ul><li>Boots </li></ul><ul><li>Rain gear </li></ul>tellytom
  5. 5. Equipment <ul><li>Sun screen </li></ul><ul><li>Sunglasses </li></ul><ul><li>Ice pick </li></ul><ul><li>Rope </li></ul><ul><li>Super Munter </li></ul>
  6. 6. How Long Humans Can Cope <ul><li>Mt. Everest </li></ul><ul><li>21 ½ hours </li></ul>Deetrak
  7. 7. Organ Systems <ul><li>Respiratory System </li></ul><ul><li>Cardiovascular System </li></ul><ul><li>Nervous System </li></ul>
  8. 8. Adaptations <ul><li>More red blood cells </li></ul><ul><li>Rapid breathing </li></ul>
  9. 9. THE END Siriustar

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