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Mt. Kangchenjunga, a.k.a. K3, located in the Himalayas of northern India, is the 3rd highest mountain in the world at 8,590m (28,199ft).   Himalaya is an ancient name that means "Home of Snow."  Denver is nick-named the "Mile High City" due to its altitude of 5,280ft above sea level.  Approximately how much higher, in miles, is the peak of Mt. Kangchenjunga than Denver? (NO CALCULATORS!)

a) 3.5 b) 4.5 c) 5.5 d) 23

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