Mount Everest is the highest mountain reaching 8,848 meters (29,029 feet) at it's summit.
Mount Everest is located in between the border of Nepal and Tibet.
1865 Andrew Waugh the British Surveyor General of India suggested that the mountain be named after his predecessor at this job, "Sir George Everest".
It takes about 2 months to climb mount Everest which begins in March.
Sherpas take pride in their mountaineering heritage.
the Sherpas are stronger at higher altitudes and they carry the oxygen.
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