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from a base elevation of 8600ft a mountain peak in Colorado rises to a summit elevation of 14660ft over a horizontal distance of 15838ft find the grade of the peak .

the grade of the peak is ? %

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grade is the same as slope

and slope = rise/run

subtract the two heights to get the rise, the run is given

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